Type.IsPrimitive Property

July 28, 2014

Gets a value indicating whether the Type is one of the primitive types.

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

public bool IsPrimitive { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the Type is one of the primitive types; otherwise, false.

The primitive types are Boolean, Byte, SByte, Int16, UInt16, Int32, UInt32, Int64, UInt64, IntPtr, UIntPtr, Char, Double, and Single.

If the current Type represents a generic type, or a type parameter in the definition of a generic type or generic method, this property always returns false.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

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