ExportFactory(Of T, TMetadata) Class

Creates instances of the specified part, with attached metadata.

  System.ComponentModel.Composition.ExportFactory(Of T)
    System.ComponentModel.Composition.ExportFactory(Of T, TMetadata)

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

Public Class ExportFactory(Of T, TMetadata) _
	Inherits ExportFactory(Of T)

Type Parameters


The type of the created part.


The type of the created part's metadata.

The ExportFactory(Of T, TMetadata) type exposes the following members.

Public methodExportFactory(Of T, TMetadata)Initializes a new instance of the ExportFactory(Of T, TMetadata) class.

Public propertyMetadataGets the metadata to be attached to the created parts.

Public methodCreateExportCreates an instance of the factory's export. (Inherited from ExportFactory(Of T).)
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

ExportFactory(Of T, TMetadata) extends ExportFactory(Of T) to include a metadata object, in much the same way that Lazy(Of T, TMetadata) extends Lazy(Of T). For more information, see ExportFactory(Of T) and Lazy(Of T).


Supported in: 5, 4

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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