GetCustomAttributes Method (Type, Boolean)
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ParameterInfo.GetCustomAttributes Method (Type, Boolean)

Updated: January 2010

Gets the custom attributes of the specified type or its derived types that are applied to this parameter.

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

public virtual Object[] GetCustomAttributes(
	Type attributeType,
	bool inherit
)

Parameters

attributeType
Type: System.Type

The type of attribute to search for. Only attributes that are assignable to this type are returned.

inherit
Type: System.Boolean

This argument is ignored for objects of this type. See Remarks.

Return Value

Type: System.Object[]
An array that contains the custom attributes of the specified type or its derived types.

Implements

ICustomAttributeProvider.GetCustomAttributes(Type, Boolean)

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

The type must be a type provided by the underlying runtime system.

ArgumentNullException

attributeType is null.

TypeLoadException

A custom attribute type could not be loaded.

This method ignores the inherit parameter. To search the inheritance chain for attributes on parameters, use the appropriate overloads of the Attribute.GetCustomAttributes method.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Date

History

Reason

January 2010

Explained how to search for inherited custom attributes.

Customer feedback.

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