Marshal::BindToMoniker Method (String^)


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Gets an interface pointer identified by the specified moniker.

Namespace:   System.Runtime.InteropServices
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

static Object^ BindToMoniker(
	String^ monikerName


Type: System::String^

The moniker corresponding to the desired interface pointer.

Return Value

Type: System::Object^

An object containing a reference to the interface pointer identified by the monikerName parameter. A moniker is a name, and in this case, the moniker is defined by an interface.

Exception Condition

An unrecognized HRESULT was returned by the unmanaged BindToMoniker method.

BindToMoniker exposes the COM BindToMoniker method, which produces an object that you can cast to any COM interface you require. This method provides the same functionality as the GetObject method in Visual Basic 6.0 and Visual Basic 2005.


requires full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted or transparent code.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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