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InstanceCreationEditor.CreateInstance Method

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

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

public abstract Object CreateInstance(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	Type instanceType


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

The context information.

Type: System.Type

The specified type.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An instance of the specified type or null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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