Why Create() ?

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Subject: Why Create() ?
Posted by:  AdamMaynard24 (adammaynard…@hotmail.com)
Date: 31 Jul 2006

How come some objects need creating, and some don't. For example
TStringList needs to called Create() before using, and i'm sure i've
come across types which don't require creating. A lot of none visual
components for example, that you don't place on your form and create
merely at runtime.