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ModuleHandle.ResolveFieldHandle Method (Int32, RuntimeTypeHandle[], RuntimeTypeHandle[])

Returns a runtime field handle for the field identified by the specified metadata token, specifying the generic type arguments of the type and method where the token is in scope.

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

public RuntimeFieldHandle ResolveFieldHandle(
	int fieldToken,
	RuntimeTypeHandle[] typeInstantiationContext,
	RuntimeTypeHandle[] methodInstantiationContext
)

Parameters

fieldToken
Type: System.Int32

A metadata token that identifies a field in the module.

typeInstantiationContext
Type: System.RuntimeTypeHandle[]

An array of RuntimeTypeHandle structures representing the generic type arguments of the type where the token is in scope, or null if that type is not generic.

methodInstantiationContext
Type: System.RuntimeTypeHandle[]

An array of RuntimeTypeHandle structures representing the generic type arguments of the method where the token is in scope, or null if that method is not generic.

Return Value

Type: System.RuntimeFieldHandle
A RuntimeFieldHandle for the field identified by fieldToken.

ExceptionCondition
BadImageFormatException

metadataToken is not a valid token in the scope of the current module.

-or-

metadataToken is not a token for a field in the scope of the current module.

-or-

metadataToken identifies a field whose parent TypeSpec has a signature containing element type var or mvar.

InvalidOperationException

The method is called on an empty field handle.

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

fieldToken is not a valid token.

NoteNote:

Information about metadata tokens can be found in the Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) documentation, especially "Partition II: Metadata Definition and Semantics". The documentation is available online; see ECMA C# and Common Language Infrastructure Standards on MSDN and Standard ECMA-335 - Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) on the Ecma International Web site.

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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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