Container.GetService Method (Type)


Gets the service object of the specified type, if it is available.

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

Protected Overridable Function GetService (
	service As Type
) As Object


Type: System.Type

The Type of the service to retrieve.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

An Object implementing the requested service, or null if the service cannot be resolved.

The default implementation of this method returns the current instance of the class if service is an IContainer; otherwise, it returns null. You can override this method to provide a custom implementation to return a service object. For more information, see the IServiceProvider.GetService method.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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