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TypeDelegator::GetEvent Method (String, BindingFlags)

Returns the specified event.

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

virtual EventInfo^ GetEvent(
	String^ name, 
	BindingFlags bindingAttr
) override


Type: System::String
The name of the event to get.
Type: System.Reflection::BindingFlags
A bitmask that affects the way in which the search is conducted. The value is a combination of zero or more bit flags from BindingFlags.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection::EventInfo
An EventInfo object representing the event declared or inherited by this type with the specified name. This method returns nullptr if no such event is found.


_Type::GetEvent(String, BindingFlags)


The name parameter is nullptr.

If bindingAttr is BindingFlags.IgnoreCase, the case of the name parameter is ignored.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.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.