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SpreadsheetControl.GetService Method

Gets the service object of the specified type.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraSpreadsheet
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraSpreadsheet.v17.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Parameters

serviceType
Type: Type
An object that specifies the type of service object to get.

Return value

Type: Object
A service object of the specified type, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if there is no service object of this type.

Expanded Remarks

Use this method to enable your application objects to obtain a service of the SpreadsheetControl in order to employ methods of the service. The control implements the System.IServiceProvider interface, so you can tell it what type of service you wish to retrieve via the GetService method; and if a service is available, it is offered to the caller object.

There is a set of predefined services you can retrieve. The System.IServiceProvider and System.ComponentModel.Design.IServiceContainer interface realization allows hiding implementation details, and provides more flexibility for future updates of the component.

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