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CodeVariableReferenceExpression Class

Represents a reference to a local variable.

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

public class CodeVariableReferenceExpression : CodeExpression

CodeVariableReferenceExpression can be used to represent a reference to a local variable.

The VariableName property specifies the name of the local variable to reference.

Use CodeFieldReferenceExpression to reference a field. Use CodePropertyReferenceExpression to reference a property. Use CodeEventReferenceExpression to reference an event.

The following example code demonstrates use of a CodeVariableReferenceExpression to refer to a local variable.

CodeVariableReferenceExpression variableRef1 =
    new CodeVariableReferenceExpression("TestVariable");

// A C# code generator produces the following source code for the preceeding example code: 

//    TestVariable


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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, 1.1, 1.0