Assembly.LoadModule Method (String, Byte[])

Loads the module, internal to this assembly, with a common object file format (COFF)-based image containing an emitted module, or a resource file.

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

abstract LoadModule : 
        moduleName:string * 
        rawModule:byte[] -> Module  
override LoadModule : 
        moduleName:string * 
        rawModule:byte[] -> Module


Type: System.String

The name of the module. This string must correspond to a file name in this assembly's manifest.

Type: System.Byte[]

A byte array that is a COFF-based image containing an emitted module, or a resource.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.Module
The loaded module.


_Assembly.LoadModule(String, Byte[])


moduleName or rawModule is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


moduleName does not match a file entry in this assembly's manifest.


rawModule is not a valid module.


A file that was found could not be loaded.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 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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