_Type.GetMethod Method (String, BindingFlags, Binder, Type[], ParameterModifier[])


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

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

MethodInfo GetMethod(
	string name,
	BindingFlags bindingAttr,
	Binder binder,
	Type[] types,
	ParameterModifier[] modifiers


Type: System.String

The String containing the name of the method to get.

Type: System.Reflection.BindingFlags

A bitmask comprised of one or more BindingFlags that specify how the search is conducted.


Zero, to return null.

Type: System.Reflection.Binder

A Binder object that defines a set of properties and enables binding, which can involve selection of an overloaded method, coercion of argument types, and invocation of a member through reflection.


null, to use the DefaultBinder.

Type: System.Type[]

An array of Type objects representing the number, order, and type of the parameters for the method to get.


An empty array of the type Type (that is, Type[] types = new Type[0]) to get a method that takes no parameters.

Type: System.Reflection.ParameterModifier[]

An array of ParameterModifier objects representing the attributes associated with the corresponding element in the types array. The default binder does not process this parameter.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.MethodInfo

A MethodInfo object representing the method that matches the specified requirements, if found; otherwise, null.

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

The Type.GetMethod method searches for the specified method whose parameters match the specified argument types and modifiers, using the specified binding constraints.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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