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GetDeclaredNestedType Method

TypeInfo.GetDeclaredNestedType Method

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Returns an object that represents the specified public nested type declared by the current type.

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

public virtual TypeInfo GetDeclaredNestedType(
	string name


Type: System.String

The name of the nested type.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.TypeInfo
An object that represents the specified nested type, if found; otherwise, null.


name is null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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