ParameterInfo.GetCustomAttributes Method (Type, Boolean)

Gets the custom attributes of the specified type or its derived types that are applied to this parameter.

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

public virtual Object[] GetCustomAttributes(
	Type attributeType,
	bool inherit
)

Parameters

attributeType
Type: System.Type

The custom attributes identified by type.

inherit
Type: System.Boolean

This argument is ignored for objects of this type. See Remarks.

Return Value

Type: System.Object[]
An array that contains the custom attributes of the specified type or its derived types.

Implements

ICustomAttributeProvider.GetCustomAttributes(Type, Boolean)

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

The type must be a type provided by the underlying runtime system.

ArgumentNullException

attributeType is null.

TypeLoadException

A custom attribute type could not be loaded.

This method ignores the inherit parameter. To search the inheritance chain for attributes on parameters, use the appropriate overloads of the Attribute.GetCustomAttributes method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 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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