ControlDesigner.CanBeParentedTo Method (IDesigner)

 

Indicates if this designer's control can be parented by the control of the specified designer.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms.Design
Assembly:  System.Design (in System.Design.dll)

public virtual bool CanBeParentedTo(
	IDesigner parentDesigner
)

Parameters

parentDesigner
Type: System.ComponentModel.Design.IDesigner

The IDesigner that manages the control to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the control managed by the specified designer can parent the control managed by this designer; otherwise, false.

This method is useful for testing whether a control can be parented by a particular type of parent. For example, TabPage controls can only be parented by TabControl controls.

System_CAPS_noteNote

This method is not called when an item is dragged from the Toolbox onto the design surface.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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