ModelService.CreateItem Method (Type, CreateOptions, array<Object[])

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Creates a ModelItem for a given type. This method is called by ModelFactory when the user wants to create a new item.

Namespace:  System.Activities.Design.Services
Assembly:  System.Activities.Design.Base (in System.Activities.Design.Base.dll)


Protected MustOverride Function CreateItem ( _
    itemType As Type, _
    options As CreateOptions, _
    ParamArray arguments As Object() _
) As ModelItem
Dim itemType As Type
Dim options As CreateOptions
Dim arguments As Object()
Dim returnValue As ModelItem

returnValue = Me.CreateItem(itemType, _
    options, arguments)
protected abstract ModelItem CreateItem(
    Type itemType,
    CreateOptions options,
    params Object[] arguments
virtual ModelItem^ CreateItem(
    Type^ itemType, 
    CreateOptions options, 
    ... array<Object^>^ arguments
) abstract
protected abstract function CreateItem(
    itemType : Type, 
    options : CreateOptions, 
    ... arguments : Object[]
) : ModelItem
abstract CreateItem : 
        itemType:Type * 
        options:CreateOptions * 
        arguments:Object[] -> ModelItem 


  • itemType
    Type: System.Type
    The type of item to create.
  • arguments
    Type: array<System.Object[]
    An array of arguments to the constructor of the item.

Return Value

Type: System.Activities.Design.Model.ModelItem
Returns the newly created ModelItem.

.NET Framework Security


Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

Version Information

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

See Also


ModelService Class

ModelService Members

CreateItem Overload

System.Activities.Design.Services Namespace