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TypeDelegator::GetField Method (String, BindingFlags)

Returns a FieldInfo object representing the field with the specified name.

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

virtual FieldInfo^ GetField(
	String^ name, 
	BindingFlags bindingAttr
) override


Type: System::String
The name of the field to find.
Type: System.Reflection::BindingFlags
A bitmask that affects the way in which the search is conducted. The value is a combination of zero or more bit flags from BindingFlags.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection::FieldInfo
A FieldInfo object representing the field declared or inherited by this TypeDelegator with the specified name. Returns nullptr if no such field is found.


_Type::GetField(String, BindingFlags)
IReflect::GetField(String, BindingFlags)


The name parameter is nullptr.

Use a bindingAttr of BindingFlags.NonPublic to return all public and nonpublic fields. Use BindingFlags.IgnoreCase to ignore the case of the fields, as the search is case-sensitive by default.

.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.