.NET Framework Class Library
IServiceProvider Interface

Defines a mechanism for retrieving a service object; that is, an object that provides custom support to other objects.

Namespace:   System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Syntax
Public Interface IServiceProvider
public interface IServiceProvider
public interface class IServiceProvider
type IServiceProvider =  interface end
public interface IServiceProvider

The IServiceProvider type exposes the following members.

Methods
  NameDescription
Public method Supported by the XNA Framework Supported by Portable Class Library GetServiceGets the service object of the specified type.
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Remarks

This interface is implemented by a class or value type that provides a service to other objects.

The GetService method of this interface obtains the object that provides the service.

The IServiceProvider interface is implemented by a number of types, including System.WebHttpContext, System.ComponentModelLicenseContext, System.ComponentModelMarshalByValueComponent, and System.ComponentModel.DesignServiceContainer.

Version Information

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8