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FromHandle Method

NativeWindow.FromHandle Method

Retrieves the window associated with the specified handle.

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

static member FromHandle : 
        handle:IntPtr -> NativeWindow

Parameters

handle
Type: System.IntPtr

A handle to a window.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.NativeWindow
The NativeWindow associated with the specified handle. This method returns a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) when the handle does not have an associated window.

If you receive a handle from another method, use this method to retrieve the window associated with the handle. The handle must already be owned by another NativeWindow in the current process; otherwise, a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) is returned.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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