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ThemeableAttribute.IsTypeThemeable Method

Returns a value indicating whether the Type passed to the method supports themes.

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

public static bool IsTypeThemeable(
	Type type


Type: System.Type

The Type to test for themes support.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the Type supports themes and control skins; otherwise, false.


The type parameter is null.

The ThemeableAttribute class maintains a static internal catalog of types that support themes, and this method checks the catalog to determine whether the specified Type is represented there. If it is not, the method examines the AttributeCollection object associated with the Type for the ThemeableAttribute attribute to determine whether themes are supported.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0