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TypeDescriptor.GetFullComponentName Method

Returns the fully qualified name of the component.

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

public static string GetFullComponentName(
	Object component
)

Parameters

component
Type: System.Object

The Component to find the name for.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The fully qualified name of the specified component, or null if the component has no name.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

component is null.

In many cases, the GetFullComponentName method will return the same value as the GetComponentName method. However, if the component resides in a nested container or has other nested semantics, it may return a different fully qualified name.

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
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