ILGenerator.Emit Method (OpCode, SignatureHelper)

Puts the specified instruction and a signature token onto the Microsoft intermediate language (MSIL) stream of instructions.

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

public virtual void Emit (
	OpCode opcode,
	SignatureHelper signature
public void Emit (
	OpCode opcode, 
	SignatureHelper signature
public function Emit (
	opcode : OpCode, 
	signature : SignatureHelper
Not applicable.



The MSIL instruction to be emitted onto the stream.


A helper for constructing a signature token.

Exception typeCondition


signature is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

The instruction values are defined in the OpCodes enumeration.

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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