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_Assembly.GetName Method (Boolean)

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

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

AssemblyName GetName(
	bool copiedName
)

Parameters

copiedName
Type: System.Boolean
true to set the CodeBase to the location of the assembly after it was shadow copied; false to set CodeBase to the original location.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.AssemblyName
An AssemblyName for this assembly.

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

The GetName method gets an AssemblyName for this assembly, setting the codebase as specified by the copiedName parameter.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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