InstanceCreationEditor Class

 
System_CAPS_noteNote

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Creates an instance of a particular type of property from a drop-down box within the PropertyGrid.

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

System.Object
  System.ComponentModel.InstanceCreationEditor

[HostProtectionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, SharedState = true)]
public abstract class InstanceCreationEditor

NameDescription
System_CAPS_protmethodInstanceCreationEditor()

Initializes a new instance of the InstanceCreationEditor class.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyText

Gets the specified text.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateInstance(ITypeDescriptorContext, Type)

When overridden in a derived class, returns an instance of the specified type.

System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodFinalize()

Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodMemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

Usually, the text specified by Text is displayed on the drop-down box from the PropertyGrid as a link or button. When clicked, the CreateInstance method is called with the Type of the object to create.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0

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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