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_Type.GetField Method (String)

Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the Type.GetField method.

This method is not CLS-compliant.  

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

FieldInfo GetField (
	string name
FieldInfo GetField (
	String name
function GetField (
	name : String
) : FieldInfo
Not applicable.



The String containing the name of the data field to get.

Return Value

A FieldInfo object representing the public field with the specified name, if found; otherwise, a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

This method is for access to managed classes from unmanaged code, and should not be called from managed code.

The Type.GetField method searches for the public field with the specified name.

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