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_Type.GetInterface Method (String, Boolean)

Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the Type.GetInterface method.

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

abstract GetInterface : 
        name:string * 
        ignoreCase:bool -> Type 


Type: System.String
The String containing the name of the interface to get. For generic interfaces, this is the mangled name.
Type: System.Boolean
true to perform a case-insensitive search for name.
false to perform a case-sensitive search for name.

Return Value

Type: System.Type
A Type object representing the interface with the specified name, implemented or inherited by the current Type, if found; otherwise, a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

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

The Type.GetInterface method searches for the specified interface, specifying whether to do a case-sensitive search.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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