IsAssignableFrom Method

TypeBuilder.IsAssignableFrom Method

Determines whether an instance of the current Type can be assigned from an instance of the specified Type.

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

public override bool IsAssignableFrom (
	Type c
public boolean IsAssignableFrom (
	Type c
public override function IsAssignableFrom (
	c : Type
) : boolean
Not applicable.



The Type to compare with the current Type.

Return Value

true if the c parameter and the current Type represent the same type, or if the current Type is in the inheritance hierarchy of c, or if the current Type is an interface that c supports. false if none of these conditions are the case, or if c is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

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, 1.1, 1.0

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