NewLateBinding.LateCall Method (Object, Type, String, Object[], String[], Type[], Boolean[], Boolean)


Executes a late-bound method or function call. This helper method is not meant to be called directly from your code.

Namespace:   Microsoft.VisualBasic.CompilerServices
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

public static object LateCall(
	object Instance,
	Type Type,
	string MemberName,
	object[] Arguments,
	string[] ArgumentNames,
	Type[] TypeArguments,
	bool[] CopyBack,
	bool IgnoreReturn


Type: System.Object

An instance of the call object exposing the property or method.

Type: System.Type

The type of the call object.

Type: System.String

The name of the property or method on the call object.

Type: System.Object[]

An array containing the arguments to be passed to the property or method being called.

Type: System.String[]

An array of argument names.

Type: System.Type[]

An array of argument types; used only for generic calls to pass argument types.

Type: System.Boolean[]

An array of Boolean values that the late binder uses to communicate back to the call site which arguments match ByRef parameters. Each True value indicates that the arguments matched and should be copied out after the call to LateCall is complete.

Type: System.Boolean

A Boolean value indicating whether or not the return value can be ignored.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

An instance of the call object.

Similar to CallByName.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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