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MSDN Library

_Assembly.GetManifestResourceStream Method (Type, String)

Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the GetManifestResourceStream method.

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

Stream GetManifestResourceStream(
	Type type,
	string name


Type: System.Type

The type whose namespace is used to scope the manifest resource name.

Type: System.String

The case-sensitive name of the manifest resource being requested.

Return Value

Type: System.IO.Stream
A Stream representing this manifest resource.

This method is for access to managed classes from unmanaged code, and should not be called from managed code.

The GetManifestResourceStream method loads the specified manifest resource, scoped by the namespace of the specified type, from this assembly.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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