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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



The Microsoft intermediate language (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 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 .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0