DefaultControllerFactory Class

Represents the controller factory that is registered by default.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace:  System.Web.Mvc
Assembly:  System.Web.Mvc (in System.Web.Mvc.dll)


Public Class DefaultControllerFactory _
    Implements IControllerFactory
Dim instance As DefaultControllerFactory
public class DefaultControllerFactory : IControllerFactory
public ref class DefaultControllerFactory : IControllerFactory
public class DefaultControllerFactory implements IControllerFactory

The DefaultControllerFactory type exposes the following members.


  Name Description
Public method DefaultControllerFactory() Initializes a new instance of the DefaultControllerFactory class.
Public method DefaultControllerFactory(IControllerActivator) Initializes a new instance of the DefaultControllerFactory class using a controller activator.



  Name Description
Public method CreateController Creates the specified controller by using the specified request context.
Public method Equals (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method Finalize (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method GetControllerInstance Retrieves the controller instance for the specified request context and controller type.
Protected method GetControllerSessionBehavior Returns the controller's session behavior.
Protected method GetControllerType Retrieves the controller type for the specified name and request context.
Public method GetHashCode (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetType (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method MemberwiseClone (Inherited from Object.)
Public method ReleaseController Releases the specified controller.
Public method ToString (Inherited from Object.)


Explicit Interface Implementations

  Name Description
Explicit interface implemetationPrivate method IControllerFactory.GetControllerSessionBehavior This API supports the ASP.NET MVC infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. This method calls the GetControllerSessionBehavior method.



This class provides a convenient base class for developers who want to make only minor changes to controller creation. This class calls the Dispose method for any controller that implements the IDisposable interface.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See Also


System.Web.Mvc Namespace

Other Resources

Understanding MVC Application Execution