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IReferenceService.GetComponent Method

Gets the component that contains the specified component.

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

IComponent GetComponent(
	Object reference


Type: System.Object

The object to retrieve the parent component for.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.IComponent
The base IComponent that contains the specified object, or null if no parent component exists.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0