EventInfo.GetAddMethod Method (Boolean)

When overridden in a derived class, retrieves the MethodInfo object for the AddEventHandler method of the event, specifying whether to return non-public methods.

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

public abstract MethodInfo GetAddMethod(
	bool nonPublic
)

Parameters

nonPublic
Type: System.Boolean

true if non-public methods can be returned; otherwise, false.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.MethodInfo
A MethodInfo object representing the method used to add an event handler delegate to the event source.

Implements

_EventInfo.GetAddMethod(Boolean)

ExceptionCondition
MethodAccessException

nonPublic is true, the method used to add an event handler delegate is non-public, and the caller does not have permission to reflect on non-public methods.

The GetAddMethod initializes and adds the event subscribe method as a Boolean value. The AddEventHandler method is used to add an event-handler delegate to the invocation list of an event source.

Typically, the method has the following signature:

add_<EventName>(<EventHandlerType> handler)

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8

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.

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