AssemblyBuilder.GetManifestResourceStream Method (Type, String)

Loads the specified manifest resource, scoped by the namespace of the specified type, from this assembly.

Namespace:  System.Reflection.Emit
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public override Stream GetManifestResourceStream(
	Type type,
	string name


Type: System.Type

The type whose namespace is used to scope the manifest resource name.

Type: System.String

The name of the manifest resource being requested.

Return Value

Type: System.IO.Stream
A Stream representing this manifest resource.


_Assembly.GetManifestResourceStream(Type, String)


This method is not currently supported.


The caller does not have the required permission.

The returned Stream has its file pointer set to the beginning of the resource.

If the full name of type is "MyNameSpace.MyClasses" and name is "Dot", GetManifestResourceStream will search for a resource named MyNameSpace.Dot.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.

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