COM::createFromObject Method

Creates an instance of the COM class by using the specified COM object.


client server public static COM createFromObject(COM object)

Run On



  • object
    Type: COM Class
    The instance of the COM class to use to create the new instance of the COM class.

Return Value

Type: COM Class
An instance of the COM class for the COM object that is specified by the object parameter; nullNothingnullptrunita null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if the instance of the COM class could not be created.


To help reduce security risks that are associated with unmanaged code, make sure that you validate the objects that are passed to this method, and that all DLLs used for your COM objects are protected by access control lists.

See Also

COM Class

COM::createFromInterface Method

COM::createFromVariant Method