ExportProvider.GetExports Method (ImportDefinition)


Gets all exports that match the conditions of the specified import definition.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel.Composition.Hosting
Assembly:  System.ComponentModel.Composition (in System.ComponentModel.Composition.dll)

public IEnumerable<Export> GetExports(
	ImportDefinition definition


Type: System.ComponentModel.Composition.Primitives.ImportDefinition

The object that defines the conditions of the Export objects to get.

Return Value

Type: System.Collections.Generic.IEnumerable<Export>

A collection of all the Export objects matching the condition specified by definition.

Exception Condition

Cardinality is ExactlyOne and there are zero Export objects that match the conditions of the specified ImportDefinition.


Cardinality is ZeroOrOne or ExactlyOne and there is more than one Export object that matches the conditions of the specified ImportDefinition.


definition is null.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 4.0
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