MethodBase Class

 
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Provides information about methods and constructors.

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


[SerializableAttribute]
[ClassInterfaceAttribute(ClassInterfaceType::None)]
[ComVisibleAttribute(true)]
[PermissionSetAttribute(SecurityAction::InheritanceDemand, Name = "FullTrust")]
public ref class MethodBase abstract : MemberInfo, _MethodBase

NameDescription
System_CAPS_protmethodMethodBase()

Initializes a new instance of the MethodBase class.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyAttributes

Gets the attributes associated with this method.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyCallingConvention

Gets a value indicating the calling conventions for this method.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyContainsGenericParameters

Gets a value indicating whether the generic method contains unassigned generic type parameters.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyCustomAttributes

Gets a collection that contains this member's custom attributes.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDeclaringType

Gets the class that declares this member.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsAbstract

Gets a value indicating whether the method is abstract.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsAssembly

Gets a value indicating whether the potential visibility of this method or constructor is described by MethodAttributes::Assembly; that is, the method or constructor is visible at most to other types in the same assembly, and is not visible to derived types outside the assembly.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsConstructor

Gets a value indicating whether the method is a constructor.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsFamily

Gets a value indicating whether the visibility of this method or constructor is described by MethodAttributes::Family; that is, the method or constructor is visible only within its class and derived classes.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsFamilyAndAssembly

Gets a value indicating whether the visibility of this method or constructor is described by MethodAttributes::FamANDAssem; that is, the method or constructor can be called by derived classes, but only if they are in the same assembly.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsFamilyOrAssembly

Gets a value indicating whether the potential visibility of this method or constructor is described by MethodAttributes::FamORAssem; that is, the method or constructor can be called by derived classes wherever they are, and by classes in the same assembly.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsFinal

Gets a value indicating whether this method is final.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsGenericMethod

Gets a value indicating whether the method is generic.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsGenericMethodDefinition

Gets a value indicating whether the method is a generic method definition.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsHideBySig

Gets a value indicating whether only a member of the same kind with exactly the same signature is hidden in the derived class.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsPrivate

Gets a value indicating whether this member is private.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsPublic

Gets a value indicating whether this is a public method.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsSecurityCritical

Gets a value that indicates whether the current method or constructor is security-critical or security-safe-critical at the current trust level, and therefore can perform critical operations.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsSecuritySafeCritical

Gets a value that indicates whether the current method or constructor is security-safe-critical at the current trust level; that is, whether it can perform critical operations and can be accessed by transparent code.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsSecurityTransparent

Gets a value that indicates whether the current method or constructor is transparent at the current trust level, and therefore cannot perform critical operations.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsSpecialName

Gets a value indicating whether this method has a special name.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsStatic

Gets a value indicating whether the method is static.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsVirtual

Gets a value indicating whether the method is virtual.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMemberType

When overridden in a derived class, gets a MemberTypes value indicating the type of the member — method, constructor, event, and so on.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMetadataToken

Gets a value that identifies a metadata element.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMethodHandle

Gets a handle to the internal metadata representation of a method.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMethodImplementationFlags

Gets the MethodImplAttributes flags that specify the attributes of a method implementation.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyModule

Gets the module in which the type that declares the member represented by the current MemberInfo is defined.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

Gets the name of the current member.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyReflectedType

Gets the class object that was used to obtain this instance of MemberInfo.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object^)

Returns a value that indicates whether this instance is equal to a specified object.(Overrides MemberInfo::Equals(Object^).)

System_CAPS_protmethodFinalize()

Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticGetCurrentMethod()

Returns a MethodBase object representing the currently executing method.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttributes(Boolean)

When overridden in a derived class, returns an array of all custom attributes applied to this member. (Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttributes(Type^, Boolean)

When overridden in a derived class, returns an array of custom attributes applied to this member and identified by Type.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttributesData()

Returns a list of CustomAttributeData objects representing data about the attributes that have been applied to the target member.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetGenericArguments()

Returns an array of Type objects that represent the type arguments of a generic method or the type parameters of a generic method definition.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Returns the hash code for this instance.(Overrides MemberInfo::GetHashCode().)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetMethodBody()

When overridden in a derived class, gets a MethodBody object that provides access to the MSIL stream, local variables, and exceptions for the current method.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticGetMethodFromHandle(RuntimeMethodHandle)

Gets method information by using the method's internal metadata representation (handle).

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticGetMethodFromHandle(RuntimeMethodHandle, RuntimeTypeHandle)

Gets a MethodBase object for the constructor or method represented by the specified handle, for the specified generic type.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetMethodImplementationFlags()

When overridden in a derived class, returns the MethodImplAttributes flags.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetParameters()

When overridden in a derived class, gets the parameters of the specified method or constructor.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodInvoke(Object^, BindingFlags, Binder^, array<Object^>^, CultureInfo^)

When overridden in a derived class, invokes the reflected method or constructor with the given parameters.

System_CAPS_pubmethodInvoke(Object^, array<Object^>^)

Invokes the method or constructor represented by the current instance, using the specified parameters.

System_CAPS_pubmethodIsDefined(Type^, Boolean)

When overridden in a derived class, indicates whether one or more attributes of the specified type or of its derived types is applied to this member.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_protmethodMemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_puboperatorSystem_CAPS_staticEquality(MethodBase^, MethodBase^)

Indicates whether two MethodBase objects are equal.

System_CAPS_puboperatorSystem_CAPS_staticInequality(MethodBase^, MethodBase^)

Indicates whether two MethodBase objects are not equal.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MemberInfo::GetIDsOfNames(Guid%, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Maps a set of names to a corresponding set of dispatch identifiers.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MemberInfo::GetType()

Gets a Type object representing the MemberInfo class.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MemberInfo::GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Retrieves the type information for an object, which can then be used to get the type information for an interface.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MemberInfo::GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32%)

Retrieves the number of type information interfaces that an object provides (either 0 or 1).(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MemberInfo::Invoke(UInt32, Guid%, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr)

Provides access to properties and methods exposed by an object.(Inherited from MemberInfo.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MethodBase::GetIDsOfNames(Guid%, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Maps a set of names to a corresponding set of dispatch identifiers.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MethodBase::GetType()

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::GetType.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MethodBase::GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Retrieves the type information for an object, which can then be used to get the type information for an interface.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MethodBase::GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32%)

Retrieves the number of type information interfaces that an object provides (either 0 or 1).

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_MethodBase::Invoke(UInt32, Guid%, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr)

Provides access to properties and methods exposed by an object.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsAbstract

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsAbstract.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsAssembly

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsAssembly.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsConstructor

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsConstructor.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsFamily

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsFamily.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsFamilyAndAssembly

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsFamilyAndAssembly.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsFamilyOrAssembly

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsFamilyOrAssembly.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsFinal

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsFinal.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsHideBySig

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsHideBySig.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsPrivate

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsPrivate.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsPublic

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsPublic.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsSpecialName

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsSpecialName.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsStatic

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsStatic.

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privproperty_MethodBase::IsVirtual

For a description of this member, see _MethodBase::IsVirtual.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttribute(Type^)

Overloaded. Retrieves a custom attribute of a specified type that is applied to a specified member.(Defined by CustomAttributeExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttribute(Type^, Boolean)

Overloaded. Retrieves a custom attribute of a specified type that is applied to a specified member, and optionally inspects the ancestors of that member.(Defined by CustomAttributeExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttribute<T>()

Overloaded. Retrieves a custom attribute of a specified type that is applied to a specified member.(Defined by CustomAttributeExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttribute<T>(Boolean)

Overloaded. Retrieves a custom attribute of a specified type that is applied to a specified member, and optionally inspects the ancestors of that member.(Defined by CustomAttributeExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttributes()

Overloaded. Retrieves a collection of custom attributes that are applied to a specified member.(Defined by CustomAttributeExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttributes(Type^)

Overloaded. Retrieves a collection of custom attributes of a specified type that are applied to a specified member.(Defined by CustomAttributeExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCustomAttributes<T>(Boolean)

Overloaded. Retrieves a collection of custom attributes of a specified type that are applied to a specified member, and optionally inspects the ancestors of that member.(Defined by CustomAttributeExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodIsDefined(Type^)

Overloaded. Indicates whether custom attributes of a specified type are applied to a specified member.(Defined by CustomAttributeExtensions.)

MethodBase is the base class of MethodInfo and ConstructorInfo.

SecurityAction::InheritanceDemand

for full trust for inheritors. This class cannot be inherited by partially trusted code.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1

This type is thread safe.

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