EventInfo.GetRaiseMethod Method (Boolean)


When overridden in a derived class, returns the method that is called when the event is raised, specifying whether to return non-public methods.

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

Public MustOverride Function GetRaiseMethod (
	nonPublic As Boolean
) As MethodInfo


Type: System.Boolean

true if non-public methods can be returned; otherwise, false.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.MethodInfo

A MethodInfo object that was called when the event was raised.

Exception Condition

nonPublic is true, the method used to add an event handler delegate is non-public, and the caller does not have permission to reflect on non-public methods.

This method usually returns null for events declared with the C# event keyword or the Visual Basic Event keyword. This is because the C# and Visual Basic compilers do not generate such a method by default.


when invoked late-bound through mechanisms such as Type.InvokeMember. Associated enumeration: ReflectionPermissionFlag.MemberAccess.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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