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DynamicILInfo.GetTokenFor Method (RuntimeTypeHandle)

Gets a token, valid in the scope of the current DynamicILInfo, representing a type to be used in the associated dynamic method.

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

public int GetTokenFor(
	RuntimeTypeHandle type


Type: System.RuntimeTypeHandle
The type to be used.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
A token that can be used as the operand of an MSIL instruction that requires a type, in the scope of the current DynamicILInfo object.

The token returned by this method overload allows you to define a local variable type, and emit MSIL to create an instance of a type in the dynamic method associated with the current DynamicILInfo object.

To get a RuntimeTypeHandle representing a type, use the Type.TypeHandle property.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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.