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AssemblyBuilder.GetType Method (String, Boolean, Boolean)

Gets the specified type from the types that have been defined and created in the current AssemblyBuilder.

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

public override Type GetType(
	string name,
	bool throwOnError,
	bool ignoreCase


Type: System.String
The name of the type to search for.
Type: System.Boolean
true to throw an exception if the type is not found; otherwise, false.
Type: System.Boolean
true to ignore the case of the type name when searching; otherwise, false.

Return Value

Type: System.Type
The specified type, or null if the type is not found or has not been created yet.


_Assembly.GetType(String, Boolean, Boolean)

A type cannot be found until it has been created by calling the CreateType method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.