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IActivator Interface

Provides the basic functionality for a Remoting activator class.

For a list of all members of this type, see IActivator Members.

[Visual Basic]
Public Interface IActivator
public interface IActivator
public __gc __interface IActivator
public interface IActivator


Activators control and participate in the activation of marshal by reference objects. Some activators create contexts, whereas others create actual objects.

Note   Activators use the NextActivator property to form a hierarchy that must be observed.


Namespace: System.Runtime.Remoting.Activation

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: Mscorlib (in Mscorlib.dll)

See Also

IActivator Members | System.Runtime.Remoting.Activation Namespace | Activator