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SerialPort Constructor (IContainer)

Initializes a new instance of the SerialPort class using the specified IContainer object.

Namespace:  System.IO.Ports
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public SerialPort(
	IContainer container
)

Parameters

container
Type: System.ComponentModel.IContainer

An interface to a container.

ExceptionCondition
IOException

The specified port could not be found or opened.

This constructor uses default property values when none are specified. For example, the DataBits property defaults to 8, the Parity property defaults to the None enumeration value, the StopBits property defaults to 1, and a default port name of COM1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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

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