TypeBuilder.GetEvent Method (String, BindingFlags)

Returns the event with the specified name.

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

public override EventInfo GetEvent (
	string name,
	BindingFlags bindingAttr
public EventInfo GetEvent (
	String name, 
	BindingFlags bindingAttr
public override function GetEvent (
	name : String, 
	bindingAttr : BindingFlags
) : EventInfo



The name of the event to search for.


A bitwise combination of BindingFlags values that limits the search.

Return Value

An EventInfo object representing the event declared or inherited by this type with the specified name, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if there are no matches.

Exception typeCondition


This method is not implemented for incomplete types.

Retrieve the type using Type.GetType or Assembly.GetType and use reflection on the retrieved type.

Windows 98, Windows 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 .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0