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CustomTypeDescriptor.GetEvents Method (Attribute[])

Returns a filtered collection of event descriptors for the object represented by this type descriptor.

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

public virtual EventDescriptorCollection GetEvents(
	Attribute[] attributes


Type: System.Attribute[]
An array of attributes to use as a filter. This can be null.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.EventDescriptorCollection
An EventDescriptorCollection containing the event descriptions for the object represented by this type descriptor. The default is Empty.



You can use the attributes parameter to filter the collection that is returned.

If a parent custom type descriptor was passed into the CustomTypeDescriptor constructor, the GetEvents method will call the parent's corresponding method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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