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WebFormsRootDesigner Class

Provides a base class for the design-time functionality of a Web Forms page and allows access to and manipulation of components and controls that are contained within the Web Forms page at design time.

Namespace: System.Web.UI.Design
Assembly: System.Design (in system.design.dll)

public abstract class WebFormsRootDesigner : IRootDesigner, IDesigner, IDisposable, 
	IDesignerFilter
public abstract class WebFormsRootDesigner implements IRootDesigner, IDesigner, 
	IDisposable, IDesignerFilter
public abstract class WebFormsRootDesigner implements IRootDesigner, IDesigner, 
	IDisposable, IDesignerFilter
Not applicable.

A design host, such as Visual Studio 2005, must provide its own derived version of the WebFormsRootDesigner class to control designers through the RootDesigner property of the designer. Control designers use the RootDesigner property to access and manipulate the containing Web Forms page at design time.

Notes to Inheritors: When you inherit from the WebFormsRootDesigner class, you must override the following members:

System.Object
  System.Web.UI.Design.WebFormsRootDesigner

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, 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
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