ServiceProvider.GlobalProvider Property

Gets the global service provider for the calling thread.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.10.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.10.0.dll)


Public Shared ReadOnly Property GlobalProvider As ServiceProvider
public static ServiceProvider GlobalProvider { get; }
static property ServiceProvider^ GlobalProvider {
    ServiceProvider^ get ();
static member GlobalProvider : ServiceProvider
static function get GlobalProvider () : ServiceProvider

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.ServiceProvider
The global service provider.


The global service provider is set by calling CreateFromSetSite.If this method has not been called, an attempt is made to retrieve the a service provider from the OLE message filter. If no suitable service provider can be found on the calling thread, then a new, empty ServiceProvider is returned.

.NET Framework Security

See Also


ServiceProvider Class

Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell Namespace