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BuildManager.CreateInstanceFromVirtualPath Method

Processes a file, given its virtual path, and creates an instance of the result.

Namespace:  System.Web.Compilation
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public static Object CreateInstanceFromVirtualPath(
	string virtualPath,
	Type requiredBaseType


Type: System.String
The virtual path of the file to create an instance of.
Type: System.Type
The base type that defines the object to be created.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The Object that represents the instance of the processed file.

The CreateInstanceFromVirtualPath method works for compiled and non-compile pages.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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.