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_Assembly.CreateInstance Method (String, Boolean)

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

This method is not CLS-compliant.  

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

Object CreateInstance (
	string typeName,
	bool ignoreCase
Object CreateInstance (
	String typeName, 
	boolean ignoreCase
function CreateInstance (
	typeName : String, 
	ignoreCase : boolean
) : Object
Not applicable.



The Type.FullName of the type to locate.


true to ignore the case of the type name; otherwise, false.

Return Value

An instance of Object representing the type, with culture, arguments, binder, and activation attributes set to a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic), and BindingFlags set to Public or Instance, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) 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, with optional case-sensitive search.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0