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Assembly.GetModules Method

Gets all the modules that are part of this assembly.

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

public Module[] GetModules()

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.Module[]
An array of modules.

Implements

_Assembly.GetModules()

ExceptionCondition
FileNotFoundException

The module to be loaded does not specify a file name extension.

This method works on public and private resource files.

NoteNote

Modules must be emitted with file name extensions.

The following example displays the name of the module in the returned array that contains the assembly manifest.

using System;
using System.Reflection;

public class Example
{
    public static void Main()
    {
        Assembly mainAssembly = typeof(Example).Assembly;
        Console.WriteLine("The executing assembly is {0}.", mainAssembly);
        Module[] mods = mainAssembly.GetModules();
        Console.WriteLine("\tModules in the assembly:");
        foreach (Module m in mods)
            Console.WriteLine("\t{0}", m);
    }
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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