ParentControlDesigner.CreateTool Method (ToolboxItem)


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Creates a component or control from the specified tool and adds it to the current design document.

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

protected void CreateTool(
	ToolboxItem tool


Type: System.Drawing.Design.ToolboxItem

The ToolboxItem to create a component from.

The new component or control is positioned at the center of the currently selected control. This method uses the default size for the tool, if the tool has a default size specified.

To specify a location or location and size for the component or control, use one of the other overloaded CreateTool methods.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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