FindMembers Method

_Type.FindMembers Method

Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the Type.FindMembers method.

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

MemberInfo[] FindMembers(
	MemberTypes memberType,
	BindingFlags bindingAttr,
	MemberFilter filter,
	Object filterCriteria


Type: System.Reflection.MemberTypes
A MemberTypes object indicating the type of member to search for.
Type: System.Reflection.BindingFlags
A bitmask comprised of one or more BindingFlags that specify how the search is conducted.
Zero, to return null.
Type: System.Reflection.MemberFilter
The delegate that does the comparisons, returning true if the member currently being inspected matches the filterCriteria and false otherwise. You can use the FilterAttribute, FilterName, and FilterNameIgnoreCase delegates supplied by this class. The first uses the fields of FieldAttributes, MethodAttributes, and MethodImplAttributes as search criteria, and the other two delegates use String objects as the search criteria.
Type: System.Object
The search criteria that determines whether a member is returned in the array of MemberInfo objects.
The fields of FieldAttributes, MethodAttributes, and MethodImplAttributes can be used in conjunction with the FilterAttribute delegate supplied by this class.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.MemberInfo[]
A filtered array of MemberInfo objects of the specified member type.
An empty array of type MemberInfo, if the current Type does not have members of type memberType that match the filter criteria.

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

The Type.FindMembers method returns a filtered array of MemberInfo objects of the specified member type.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.

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