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This section describes services provided by the .NET Framework for interaction with COM components, COM+ services, external type libraries, and many operating system services.

Interoperating with Unmanaged Code

Describes interoperability services provided by the common language runtime.

Advanced COM Interoperability

Provides links to more information about incorporating COM components into your .NET Framework application.

Automation Programming Reference [Automation]

Provides links to topics about Automation, which is a technology that enables dynamic binding to COM objects at run time.