_Assembly.CreateInstance Method (String)

 

Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the CreateInstance method.

Namespace:   System.Runtime.InteropServices
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

object CreateInstance(
	string typeName
)

Parameters

typeName
Type: System.String

The Type.FullName of the type to locate.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

An instance of Object representing the type, with culture, arguments, binder, and activation attributes set to null, and BindingFlags set to Public or Instance, or null if typeName is not found.

This method is for access to managed classes from unmanaged code, and should not be called from managed code.

The CreateInstance method locates the specified type from this assembly and creates an instance of it using the system activator, using case-sensitive search.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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