ImportEngine Class

Performs composition for containers.


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

public class ImportEngine : ICompositionService, 

The ImportEngine type exposes the following members.

Public methodImportEngine(ExportProvider)Initializes a new instance of the ImportEngine class.
Public methodImportEngine(ExportProvider, Boolean)Initializes a new instance of the ImportEngine class, optionally in thread-safe mode.

Public methodDispose()Releases all resources used by the current instance of the ImportEngine class.
Protected methodDispose(Boolean)Releases the unmanaged resources used by the ImportEngine and optionally releases the managed resources.
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodPreviewImportsPreviews all the required imports for the specified part to make sure that they can be satisfied, without actually setting them.
Public methodReleaseImportsReleases all the exports used to satisfy the imports of the specified part.
Public methodSatisfyImportsSatisfies the imports of the specified part.
Public methodSatisfyImportsOnceSatisfies the imports of the specified part without registering them for recomposition.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

Public Extension MethodSatisfyImportsOnceComposes the specified part by using the specified composition service, with recomposition disabled. (Defined by AttributedModelServices.)

This class is used internally by CompositionContainer. Typically, you will not use this class unless you are authoring a container.


Supported in: 5, 4

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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