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GetType Method
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Exception.GetType Method

Gets the runtime type of the current instance.

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

public override sealed Type GetType ()
public final Type GetType ()
public override final function GetType () : Type
Not applicable.

Return Value

A Type object that represents the exact runtime type of the current instance.

The GetType method exists to support the .NET Framework infrastructure, and internally invokes the fundamental method, Object.GetType.

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

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