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_Type.GetNestedTypes Method (BindingFlags)

Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the Type.GetNestedTypes method, and searches for the types nested within the current Type, using the specified binding constraints.

This method is not CLS-compliant.  

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

Type[] GetNestedTypes (
	BindingFlags bindingAttr
Type[] GetNestedTypes (
	BindingFlags bindingAttr
function GetNestedTypes (
	bindingAttr : BindingFlags
) : Type[]
Not applicable.



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


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

Return Value

An array of Type objects representing all the types nested within the current Type that match the specified binding constraints. -or- An empty array of type Type, if no types are nested within the current Type, or if none of the nested types match the binding constraints.

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

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