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_Type.GetEvent Method (String)

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

This method is not CLS-compliant.  

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

EventInfo GetEvent (
	string name
)
EventInfo GetEvent (
	String name
)
function GetEvent (
	name : String
) : EventInfo
Not applicable.

Parameters

name

A bitmask comprised of one or more BindingFlags that specify how the search is conducted.

-or-

Zero, to return a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Return Value

An array of EventInfo objects representing all events that are declared or inherited by the current Type that match the specified binding constraints. -or- An empty array of type EventInfo, if the current Type does not have events, or if none of the events match the binding constraints.

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

The Type.GetEvent method searches for events that are declared or inherited by the current Type, using the specified binding constraints.

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
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