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CustomTypeDescriptor.GetPropertyOwner Method

Returns an object that contains the property described by the specified property descriptor.

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

public virtual Object GetPropertyOwner(
	PropertyDescriptor pd


Type: System.ComponentModel.PropertyDescriptor
The property descriptor for which to retrieve the owning object.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An Object that owns the given property specified by the type descriptor. The default is null.



If a parent custom type descriptor was passed into the CustomTypeDescriptor constructor, the GetPropertyOwner method will call the parent's corresponding method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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.