Marshal.GetFunctionPointerForDelegate Method (Delegate)
Converts a delegate into a function pointer that is callable from unmanaged code.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
- Type: System.Delegate
The delegate to be passed to unmanaged code.
Return ValueType: System.IntPtr
A value that can be passed to unmanaged code, which, in turn, can use it to call the underlying managed delegate.
The delegate d is converted to a function pointer that can be passed to unmanaged code using the __stdcall calling convention.
You must manually keep the delegate from being collected by the garbage collector from managed code. The garbage collector does not track references to unmanaged code.
.NET FrameworkSupported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
.NET Framework Client ProfileSupported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
Portable Class LibrarySupported in: Portable Class Library
.NET for Windows Store appsSupported in: Windows 8
.NET for Windows Phone appsSupported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Silverlight 8.1
requires full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted or transparent code.
Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, 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.