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TypeDescriptor.AddProviderTransparent Method (TypeDescriptionProvider, Type)

.NET Framework (current version)

Adds a type description provider for a component class.

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

public static void AddProviderTransparent(
	TypeDescriptionProvider provider,
	Type type


Type: System.ComponentModel.TypeDescriptionProvider

The TypeDescriptionProvider to add.

Type: System.Type

The Type of the target component.

Exception Condition

One or both of the parameters are null.

This method can be called from partially trusted code. If RestrictedRegistrationAccess is defined, the caller can register a provider for the specified type if it is also partially trusted.

Use the AddProvider(TypeDescriptionProvider, Type) method if you do not need to call from partially trusted code.


For registry access. Security action: Demand. Associated enumeration: RestrictedRegistrationAccess


Security action: Demand. Associated type: The PermissionSet that is required by the assembly that defines type.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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