Provides access to the application domain and process of an add-in.
Assembly: System.AddIn (in System.AddIn.dll)
Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)
Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)
Use this class to load add-ins into a desired environment, which can be one of the following:
An existing application domain for which you have the AppDomain object.
An application domain that was automatically generated to activate an add-in.
An existing external process.
After you obtain theobject, you can do the following:
Pass that Activate<T> method overload. The add-in will be activated in the application domain and process that is represented by the object.object to the appropriate
Use the Process property to obtain an AddInProcess object. Then pass that object to the appropriate Activate<T> method overload. The add-in will be activated in the process that is represented by the AddInProcess object but in a new application domain.
Available since 3.5
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.