MetadataToken Property

Module.MetadataToken Property


Gets a token that identifies the module in metadata.

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

public virtual int MetadataToken { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32

An integer token that identifies the current module in metadata.

The tokens obtained using this property can be passed to the unmanaged Reflection API. For more information, see Unmanaged Reflection API.


Information about metadata tokens can be found in the Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) documentation, especially "Partition II: Metadata Definition and Semantics". The documentation is available online; see ECMA C# and Common Language Infrastructure Standards on MSDN and Standard ECMA-335 - Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) on the ECMA Web site.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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