Assembly.GetSatelliteAssembly Method (CultureInfo)

July 28, 2014

Gets the satellite assembly for the specified culture.

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

public virtual Assembly GetSatelliteAssembly(
	CultureInfo culture
)

Parameters

culture
Type: System.Globalization.CultureInfo
The specified culture.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.Assembly
The specified satellite assembly.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

culture is null.

FileNotFoundException

The assembly cannot be found.

FileLoadException

The satellite assembly with a matching file name was found, but the CultureInfo did not match the one specified.

BadImageFormatException

The satellite assembly is not a valid assembly.

Satellite assemblies contain localized resources, as distinct from main application assemblies, which contain non-localizable executable code and resources for a single culture that serve as the default or neutral culture.

Call this method to use your current assembly version.

Version Notes

Windows Phone

 If you pass an invalid culture for the satellite assembly in GetSatelliteAssembly, the method throws FileLoadException on Windows, but it throws a FileNotFoundException on Windows Phone.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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