Specifies the set of execution contexts in which a class object will be made available for requests to construct instances.
This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.Namespace: System.Runtime.InteropServices
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
|The code that creates and manages objects of this class is a DLL that runs in the same process as the caller of the function specifying the class context.|
|The code that manages objects of this class is an in-process handler.|
|The EXE code that creates and manages objects of this class runs on same machine but is loaded in a separate process space.|
|A remote machine context.|
|Disallows the downloading of code from the Directory Service or the Internet.|
|Specifies whether activation fails if it uses custom marshaling.|
|Allows the downloading of code from the Directory Service or the Internet.|
|Overrides the logging of failures.|
|Disables activate-as-activator (AAA) activations for this activation only.|
|Enables activate-as-activator (AAA) activations for this activation only.|
|Begin this activation from the default context of the current apartment.|
The values in the enumeration are used in the classContext parameter of the RegisterTypeForComClients method. These values are the same as those defined in the COM CLSCTX enumeration, which is used as the dwClsContext parameter in calls to the COM API CoRegisterClassObject.
For more information about CoRegisterClassObject and the CLSCTX enumeration, see the MSDN library.
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
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