TypeInfo.IsAssignableFrom Method (TypeInfo)

.NET Framework 4.5

Returns a value that indicates whether the specified type can be assigned to the current type.

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

abstract IsAssignableFrom : 
        typeInfo:TypeInfo -> bool  
override IsAssignableFrom : 
        typeInfo:TypeInfo -> bool

Parameters

typeInfo
Type: System.Reflection.TypeInfo

The type to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the specified type can be assigned to this type; otherwise, false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5

.NET for Windows Store apps

Supported in: Windows 8

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Silverlight 8.1

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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