Jmp Field
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OpCodes.Jmp Field


Exits current method and jumps to specified method.

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

public static readonly OpCode Jmp

The following table lists the instruction's hexadecimal and Microsoft Intermediate Language (MSIL) assembly format, along with a brief reference summary:


Assembly Format


27 < T >

jmp method

Exit current method and jump to specified method.

There are no stack transition behaviors for this instruction.

The jmp (jump) instruction transfers control to the method specified by method, which is a metadata token for a method reference. The current arguments are transferred to the destination method.

The evaluation stack must be empty when this instruction is executed. The calling convention, number and type of arguments at the destination address must match that of the current method.

The jmp instruction cannot be used to transferred control out of a try, filter, catch, or finally block.

The following Emit method overload can use the jmp opcode:

  • ILGenerator.Emit(OpCode, MethodInfo)

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.1
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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