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Compiler Error CS0052 

Error Message

Inconsistent accessibility: field type 'type' is less accessible than field 'field'

The type of a field cannot be less accessible than the field itself because all public constructs must return a publicly accessible object.

Example

The following sample generates CS0052:

// CS0052.cs
class MyClass
// try the following line instead
// public class MyClass
{
}

public class MyClass2
{
   public MyClass mf;   // CS0052
}

public class MyClass3
{
   public static void Main()
   {
   }
}

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