Fills space if opcodes are patched. No meaningful operation is performed although a processing cycle can be consumed.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
The following table lists the instruction's hexadecimal and Microsoft Intermediate Language (MSIL) assembly format, along with a brief reference summary:
Performs an operation without behavior.
There is no stack transitional behavior defined for this instruction.
The nop operation does nothing. It is intended to fill in space if opcodes are patched.
The following Emit method overload can use the nop opcode:
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)
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