CodeDomProvider.CreateGenerator Method (String)


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When overridden in a derived class, creates a new code generator using the specified file name for output.

Namespace:   System.CodeDom.Compiler
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public virtual ICodeGenerator CreateGenerator(
	string fileName


Type: System.String

The file name to output to.

Return Value

Type: System.CodeDom.Compiler.ICodeGenerator

An ICodeGenerator that can be used to generate System.CodeDom based source code representations.

This method uses the specified file name for output.


The base class implementation calls the CreateGenerator method, which is obsolete in the .NET Framework 2.0 and results in a NotSupportedException if an ICodeGenerator object is not returned.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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