Gets the base type for the current type.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
The base type is the type from which this type directly inherits. Since the Object class type is the ultimate base class of all the other types, it is the only type that does not have a base type. In this case, null is returned as the base type of the Object type.
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)
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