IReferenceService.GetComponent Method

Gets the component that contains the specified component.

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

IComponent GetComponent (
	Object reference
IComponent GetComponent (
	Object reference
function GetComponent (
	reference : Object
) : IComponent
Not applicable.



The object to retrieve the parent component for.

Return Value

The base IComponent that contains the specified object, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if no parent component exists.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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