ICustomFactory Interface

Enables users to write activation code for managed objects that extend MarshalByRefObject.

Namespace:  System.Runtime.InteropServices
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

[ComVisibleAttribute(true)]
public interface ICustomFactory

The ICustomFactory type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodCreateInstanceCreates a new instance of the specified type.
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You can enable custom activation by providing a proxy class that implements ICustomFactory and attributing the MarshalByRefObject class with the ProxyAttribute. When the class is activated, the proxy's CreateInstance method is called by the common language runtime to activate the class.

.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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