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FormView Class


Provides a standard MMC WinForm view. It allows the results pane to be populated with a WinForm control. All classes that are derived from this type must have a public default constructor defined.

Namespace:   Microsoft.ManagementConsole
Assembly:  Microsoft.ManagementConsole (in Microsoft.ManagementConsole.dll)


public class FormView : View


Initializes a new instance of the FormView class.


Gets the set of selection-independent actions that apply to the entire view. To specify actions that apply to the selected items in the view, use the selection data property ActionsPaneItems instead. (Inherited from View.)


Gets the control instance for this Windows Forms view.


Gets the Type of the control for this WinForm view.


Gets or sets the text that appears on the description bar for the view that follows the scope node display name in the description bar. (Inherited from View.)


Gets or sets a flag that indicates that the view has data that needs to be saved. (Inherited from View.)


Gets the set of actions used to configure the visual modes for the view. These actions appear in the actions pane and in various menus on locations that are reserved for this purpose. (Inherited from View.)


Gets the scope node with which this view is associated. (Inherited from View.)


Gets the selection data for the view. (Inherited from View.)


Gets or sets an object that is shared across view instances of a particular MDI child.(Inherited from View.)


Gets the snap-in associated with the view. (Inherited from View.)


Gets the tag that was set on the associated view description.(Inherited from View.)


(Inherited from Object.)


Expands the specified scope node.(Inherited from View.)


(Inherited from Object.)


(Inherited from Object.)


(Inherited from Object.)


This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Indicates whether the specified node is expanded.(Inherited from View.)


(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnAction(Action, AsyncStatus)

Handles the execution of a selection-independent action. (Inherited from View.)


Called to add property pages to a property sheet. (Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnCut(Object, AsyncStatus)

Called so that the snap-in can cut items from the given selection after it has been pasted elsewhere. (Inherited from View.)


Called when the Delete standard verb is triggered.(Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnGetSharedData(Object, WritableSharedDataItem, SyncStatus)

Handles a request to provide data for a published data item that was designated as one that requires a callback.(Inherited from View.)


Called when a view is hidden in the UI. (Inherited from View.)


Allows snap-in code to perform custom view initialization. (Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnLoadCustomData(AsyncStatus, Byte[])

Allows the snap-in to receive previously stored binary data that is contained in the console file.(Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnModeAction(Action, AsyncStatus)

Handles the execution of an action that is used to configure view modes. (Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnPaste(SharedData, DragAndDropVerb, SyncStatus)

Invoked when data is pasted onto the current selection.(Inherited from View.)


Called when the Print standard verb is triggered. (Inherited from View.)


Called when the Refresh standard verb is triggered.(Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnRename(String, SyncStatus)

Called when the Rename standard verb is triggered. (Inherited from View.)


Allows the view to store binary data in the console file. (Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnSelectionAction(Action, AsyncStatus)

Handles the execution of a selection-dependent action.(Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnSharedDataChangeRequested(Object, WritableSharedDataItem, Byte[], AsyncStatus)

Handles a request from an extension for change in the value of a published data item.(Inherited from View.)


Called when a view is shown in the UI.(Inherited from View.)


Called when a view needs be shut down.(Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnSyncAction(SyncAction, SyncStatus)

Handles the execution of a selection-independent (view-global) action that runs synchronous to MMC.(Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnSyncModeAction(SyncAction, SyncStatus)

Handles the execution of a view mode action that must run synchronously to MMC.(Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnSyncSelectionAction(SyncAction, SyncStatus)

Handles the execution of a selection-dependent action that runs synchronous to MMC.(Inherited from View.)


Selects the specified scope node in the MDI child window in which this view is visible. However, no action is performed if this view is hidden. (Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodSelectScopeNode(ScopeNode, NodeId[])

Selects the specified scope node in the MDI child window in which the view is visible. However, no action is performed if this view is hidden.(Inherited from View.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodShowContextMenu(Point, Boolean)

Shows a context menu that is created by MMC at the specified point.


(Inherited from Object.)

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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