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TypeExtension Constructor (Type)

Initializes a new instance of the TypeExtension class, declaring the type directly.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Markup
Assembly:  System.Xaml (in System.Xaml.dll)

public TypeExtension(
	Type type


Type: System.Type
The type to be represented by this TypeExtension.


type is null

This is a helper method for run time code usages of TypeExtension and is not part of the normal implementation pattern for a markup extension.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.