IServiceProvider IServiceProvider IServiceProvider IServiceProvider Interface


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

public interface class IServiceProvider
public interface IServiceProvider
type IServiceProvider = interface
Public Interface IServiceProvider


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.Web.HttpContext, System.ComponentModel.LicenseContext, System.ComponentModel.MarshalByValueComponent, and System.ComponentModel.Design.ServiceContainer.


GetService(Type) GetService(Type) GetService(Type) GetService(Type)

Gets the service object of the specified type.

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