Expression.MakeMemberAccess Method (Expression, MemberInfo)


Creates a MemberExpression that represents accessing either a field or a property.

Namespace:   System.Linq.Expressions
Assembly:  System.Core (in System.Core.dll)

static member MakeMemberAccess : 
        expression:Expression *
        member:MemberInfo -> MemberExpression


Type: System.Linq.Expressions.Expression

An Expression that represents the object that the member belongs to. This can be null for static members.

Type: System.Reflection.MemberInfo

The MemberInfo that describes the field or property to be accessed.

Return Value

Type: System.Linq.Expressions.MemberExpression

The MemberExpression that results from calling the appropriate factory method.

Exception Condition

member is null.


member does not represent a field or property.

This method can be used to create a MemberExpression that represents accessing either a field or a property, depending on the type of member. If member is of type FieldInfo, this method calls Field to create the MemberExpression. If member is of type PropertyInfo, this method calls Property to create the MemberExpression.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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