WeakReference Constructor (Object)

Initializes a new instance of the WeakReference class, referencing the specified object.

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

public WeakReference (
	Object target
public WeakReference (
	Object target
public function WeakReference (
	target : Object



The object to track or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

This constructor creates a short weak reference to target.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0