ToolboxItem.Initialize Method

Initializes the current toolbox item with the specified type to create.

Namespace: System.Drawing.Design
Assembly: System.Drawing (in system.drawing.dll)

public virtual void Initialize (
	Type type
public void Initialize (
	Type type
public function Initialize (
	type : Type
Not applicable.



The Type that the toolbox item creates.

Exception typeCondition


The ToolboxItem was locked.

The Initialize method configures the toolbox item to create the specified type, if the CreateComponentsCore method has not been overridden to behave differently.

This method performs the following operations:

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0