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ComponentEditor.EditComponent Method (Object)

Edits the component and returns a value indicating whether the component was modified.

Namespace:  System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public bool EditComponent(
	Object component


Type: System.Object
The component to be edited.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the component was modified; otherwise, false.

This method opens an advanced user interface that you can use to edit the component. The default implementation opens a dialog box with a collection of component editor control objects and a user interface.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.