Windows apps
Collapse the table of content
Expand the table of content
The topic you requested is included in another documentation set. For convenience, it's displayed below. Choose Switch to see the topic in its original location.

RectangleConverter.CreateInstance Method (ITypeDescriptorContext, IDictionary)


Creates an instance of this type given a set of property values for the object. This is useful for objects that are immutable but still want to provide changeable properties.

Namespace:   System.Drawing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public override object CreateInstance(
	ITypeDescriptorContext context,
	IDictionary propertyValues


Type: System.ComponentModel.ITypeDescriptorContext

A ITypeDescriptorContext through which additional context can be provided.

Type: System.Collections.IDictionary

A dictionary of new property values. The dictionary contains a series of name-value pairs, one for each property returned from a call to the GetProperties method.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The newly created object, or null if the object could not be created. The default implementation returns null.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Return to top
© 2017 Microsoft