Gets the base type for the current type.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
The base type is the type from which this type directly inherits. Since the Object class type is the ultimate base class of all the other types, it is the only type that does not have a base type. In this case, null is returned as the base type of the Object type.
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.