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AssemblyBuilder.GetManifestResourceStream Method (Type, String)

Loads the specified manifest resource, scoped by the namespace of the specified type, from this assembly.

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

public override Stream GetManifestResourceStream(
	Type type,
	string name


Type: System.Type
The type whose namespace is used to scope the manifest resource name.
Type: System.String
The name of the manifest resource being requested.

Return Value

Type: System.IO.Stream
A Stream representing this manifest resource.


_Assembly.GetManifestResourceStream(Type, String)


This method is not currently supported.


The caller does not have the required permission.

The returned Stream has its file pointer set to the beginning of the resource.

If the full name of type is "MyNameSpace.MyClasses" and name is "Dot", GetManifestResourceStream will search for a resource named MyNameSpace.Dot.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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