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AppDomain.Load Method (AssemblyName, Evidence)

Loads an Assembly given its AssemblyName.

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

public:
virtual Assembly^ Load (
	AssemblyName^ assemblyRef, 
	Evidence^ assemblySecurity
) sealed
public final Assembly Load (
	AssemblyName assemblyRef, 
	Evidence assemblySecurity
)
public final function Load (
	assemblyRef : AssemblyName, 
	assemblySecurity : Evidence
) : Assembly
Not applicable.

Parameters

assemblyRef

An object that describes the assembly to load.

assemblySecurity

Evidence for loading the assembly.

Return Value

The loaded assembly.

Exception typeCondition

ArgumentNullException

assemblyRef is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic)

FileNotFoundException

assemblyRef is not found.

BadImageFormatException

assemblyRef is not a valid assembly.

-or-

Version 2.0 or later of the common language runtime is currently loaded and assemblyRef was compiled with a later version.

AppDomainUnloadedException

The operation is attempted on an unloaded application domain.

FileLoadException

An assembly or module was loaded twice with two different evidences.

For more information, see the Load(AssemblyName) method overload.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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