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Assembly.CreateQualifiedName Method

Creates the name of a type qualified by the display name of its assembly.

Namespace:  System.Reflection
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public static string CreateQualifiedName(
	string assemblyName,
	string typeName


Type: System.String

The display name of an assembly.

Type: System.String

The full name of a type.

Return Value

Type: System.String
A String that is the full name of the type qualified by the display name of the assembly.

The format of the returned string is:

<FullTypeName>, <AssemblyDisplayName>

See AssemblyName for a description of the format of the display name of an assembly.

To accommodate changes in versions of the common language runtime, use this method rather than constructing the qualified name yourself. For information about qualified assembly names, see Type.AssemblyQualifiedName.

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