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Assembly.LoadModule Method (String, Byte[], Byte[])

Loads the module, internal to this assembly, with a common object file format (COFF)-based image containing an emitted module, or a resource file. The raw bytes representing the symbols for the module are also loaded.

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

public Module LoadModule(
	string moduleName,
	byte[] rawModule,
	byte[] rawSymbolStore


Type: System.String

Name of the module. Must correspond to a file name in this assembly's manifest.

Type: System.Byte[]

A byte array that is a COFF-based image containing an emitted module, or a resource.

Type: System.Byte[]

A byte array containing the raw bytes representing the symbols for the module. Must be null if this is a resource file.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.Module
The loaded module.


_Assembly.LoadModule(String, Byte[], Byte[])


moduleName or rawModule is null.


moduleName does not match a file entry in this assembly's manifest.


rawModule is not a valid module.


A file that was found could not be loaded.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

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