GetHandler Method
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EventHandlerService.GetHandler Method

Gets the currently active event handler of the specified type.

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

public Object GetHandler(
	Type handlerType


Type: System.Type
The type of the handler to get.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An instance of the handler, or null if there is no handler of the requested type.

You should never cache this value because other components are free to change it. This call is fairly quick, however, especially for cases when you are always asking for the same type of handler.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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.

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