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BaseType Property

_Type.BaseType Property

Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the Type.BaseType property.

This property is not CLS-compliant.  

Namespace: System.Runtime.InteropServices
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

Type BaseType { get; }
/** @property */
Type get_BaseType ()

function get BaseType () : Type

Not applicable.

Property Value

The Type from which the current Type directly inherits, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if the current Type represents the Object class.

This property is for access to managed classes from unmanaged code, and should not be called from managed code.

The Type.BaseType property gets the type from which the current Type directly inherits.

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

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