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MethodBuilder.SetCustomAttribute Method (CustomAttributeBuilder)

Sets a custom attribute using a custom attribute builder.

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

public void SetCustomAttribute(
	CustomAttributeBuilder customBuilder
)

Parameters

customBuilder
Type: System.Reflection.Emit.CustomAttributeBuilder
An instance of a helper class to describe the custom attribute.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

customBuilder is null.

InvalidOperationException

For the current method, the IsGenericMethod property is true, but the IsGenericMethodDefinition property is false.

The SetCustomAttribute method can interact with the SetImplementationFlags method when the two methods are used in combination. See the Remarks section of the SetImplementationFlags method for details.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.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.
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