Module.ResolveSignature Method

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Returns the signature blob identified by a metadata token.

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

public byte[] ResolveSignature (
	int metadataToken
public byte[] ResolveSignature (
	int metadataToken
public function ResolveSignature (
	metadataToken : int
) : byte[]



A metadata token that identifies a signature in the module.

Return Value

An array of bytes representing the signature blob.


Information about metadata tokens and signatures can be found in the Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) documentation, especially "Partition II: Metadata Definition and Semantics". The documentation is available online at and

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0