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SPFeatureReceiver Class

Windows SharePoint Services 3

Base abstract class that can be overridden to trap the activation, deactivation, installation, or uninstallation of a Feature.

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

[SharePointPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.InheritanceDemand, ObjectModel = true)]
[SharePointPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, ObjectModel = true)]
public abstract class SPFeatureReceiver

Use the SPFeatureReceiver class to trap events that are raised after the Feature installation, uninstallation, activation, or deactivation action has been performed.

It is not possible to cancel an installation or uninstallation through Feature events.

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