Attribute.IsDefined Method (Module, Type)

July 28, 2014

Determines whether any custom attributes of a specified type are applied to a module. Parameters specify the module, and the type of the custom attribute to search for.

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

public static bool IsDefined(
	Module element,
	Type attributeType
)

Parameters

element
Type: System.Reflection.Module
An object derived from the Module class that describes a portable executable file.
attributeType
Type: System.Type
The type, or a base type, of the custom attribute to search for.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if a custom attribute of type attributeType is applied to element; otherwise, false.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

element or attributeType is null.

ArgumentException

attributeType is not derived from Attribute.

The ancestors of element are not searched for custom attributes.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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