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IReflect.GetField Method

Returns the FieldInfo object that corresponds to the specified field and binding flag.

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

FieldInfo GetField (
	string name,
	BindingFlags bindingAttr
FieldInfo GetField (
	String name, 
	BindingFlags bindingAttr
function GetField (
	name : String, 
	bindingAttr : BindingFlags
) : FieldInfo
Not applicable.



The name of the field to find.


The binding attributes used to control the search.

Return Value

A FieldInfo object containing the field information for the named object that meets the search constraints specified in bindingAttr.

Exception typeCondition


The object implements multiple fields with the same name.

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0