Module.ResolveString Method (Int32)


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Returns the string identified by the specified metadata token.

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

abstract ResolveString : 
        metadataToken:int -> string
override ResolveString : 
        metadataToken:int -> string


Type: System.Int32

A metadata token that identifies a string in the string heap of the module.

Return Value

Type: System.String

A String containing a string value from the metadata string heap.

Exception Condition

metadataToken is not a token for a string in the scope of the current module.


metadataToken is not a valid token in the scope of the current module.


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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