TypeInfo.IsAssignableFrom Method (TypeInfo)

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Returns a value that indicates whether the specified type can be assigned to the current type.

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

Public Overridable Function IsAssignableFrom (
	typeInfo As TypeInfo
) As Boolean


Type: System.Reflection.TypeInfo

The type to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the specified type can be assigned to this type; otherwise, false.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 8.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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