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FieldInfo.GetValueDirect Method

Returns the value of a field supported by a given object.

This API is not CLS-compliant. The CLS-compliant alternative is GetValue(Object).

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

public virtual Object GetValueDirect(
	TypedReference obj


Type: System.TypedReference
A TypedReference structure that encapsulates a managed pointer to a location and a runtime representation of the type that might be stored at that location.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An Object containing a field value.




The caller requires the Common Language Specification (CLS) alternative, but called this method instead.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.