ServicesExtensions.GetHttpControllerActivator Method

Gets the IHttpControllerActivator service.

Namespace:  System.Web.Http
Assembly:  System.Web.Http (in System.Web.Http.dll)

public static IHttpControllerActivator GetHttpControllerActivator(
	this ServicesContainer services


Type: System.Web.Http.Controllers.ServicesContainer

The services container.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.Http.Dispatcher.IHttpControllerActivator
Returns an IHttpControllerActivatorinstance, or null if no instance was registered.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type ServicesContainer. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see or

The IHttpControllerActivator interface is used to create an IHttpController instance.