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Activator._Activator.GetTypeInfo Method

Retrieves the type information for an object, which can then be used to get the type information for an interface.

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

void _Activator.GetTypeInfo(
	uint iTInfo,
	uint lcid,
	IntPtr ppTInfo


Type: System.UInt32

The type information to return.

Type: System.UInt32

The locale identifier for the type information.

Type: System.IntPtr

An IntPtr object that receives a pointer to the requested type information object.


_Activator.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)


Late-bound access using the COM IDispatch interface is not supported.

This method is used to access managed classes from unmanaged code, and should not be called from managed code. For more information about IDispatch::GetTypeInfo, see the MSDN Library.

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

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