GetNameFromToken Method

IMetaDataImport::GetNameFromToken Method


Gets the UTF-8 name of the object referenced by the specified metadata token. This method is obsolete.

HRESULT GetNameFromToken (
   [in] mdToken      tk,
   [out] MDUTF8CSTR  *pszUtf8NamePtr


[in] The token representing the object to return the name for.


[out] A pointer to the UTF-8 object name in the heap.

GetNameFromToken is obsolete. As an alternative, call a method to get the properties of the particular type of token required, such as GetFieldProps for a field or GetMethodProps for a method.


Platforms: See .NET Framework System Requirements.

Header: Cor.h

Library: Included as a resource in MsCorEE.dll

.NET Framework Versions: 1.0

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