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GenericWebPart Constructor

Initializes a new instance of a GenericWebPart control by passing in a reference to a control that becomes the child control.

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

protected internal GenericWebPart(
	Control control


Type: System.Web.UI.Control

A server control that becomes the child control of the GenericWebPart control instance.


control is null.


control is of type WebPart.

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control has a null or empty ID property.

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control has been output-cached.

The GenericWebPart(Control) constructor is called by the WebPartManager control in its CreateWebPart method, to initialize an instance of a GenericWebPart control by passing in a reference to a child server control. After the GenericWebPart object is created, you can reference the child control using the ChildControl property.

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