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TypeDescriptor.ComNativeDescriptorHandler Property

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Note: This API is now obsolete. The non-obsolete alternative is ComObjectType.

Gets or sets the provider for the Component Object Model (COM) type information for the target component.

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

[ObsoleteAttribute("This property has been deprecated.  Use a type description provider to supply type information for COM types instead.")]
public static IComNativeDescriptorHandler ComNativeDescriptorHandler { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.IComNativeDescriptorHandler
An IComNativeDescriptorHandler instance representing the COM type information provider.

The ComNativeDescriptorHandler property and the IComNativeDescriptorHandler interface are obsolete. For more information, see the ComObjectType property.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 1.1, 1.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.5
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.5 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0 SP2
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0 SP2

.NET Framework Client Profile

Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 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.