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Control.FromHandle Method

Returns the control that is currently associated with the specified handle.

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

public static Control FromHandle(
	IntPtr handle
)

Parameters

handle
Type: System.IntPtr

The window handle (HWND) to search for.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.Control
A Control that represents the control associated with the specified handle; returns null if no control with the specified handle is found.

Use the FromChildHandle method if you need to return controls that own more than one handle.

.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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