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Compiler Error C3461

Error Message

'type': only a managed type can be forwarded

Type forwarding can only occur on CLR types. See Classes and Structs (Managed) for more information.

For more information, see Type Forwarding.


The following sample creates a component.

// C3461.cpp
// compile with: /clr /LD
public ref class R {};

The following sample generates C3461.

// C3461b.cpp
// compile with: /clr /c
#using "C3461.dll"
class N {};
[assembly:TypeForwardedTo(N::typeid)];   // C3461
[assembly:TypeForwardedTo(R::typeid)];   // OK