Type.GetTypeFromHandle Method

Gets the type referenced by the specified type handle.

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

'Declaration
<SecuritySafeCriticalAttribute> _
Public Shared Function GetTypeFromHandle ( _
	handle As RuntimeTypeHandle _
) As Type

Parameters

handle
Type: System.RuntimeTypeHandle
The RuntimeTypeHandle object that refers to the type.

Return Value

Type: System.Type
The type referenced by the specified RuntimeTypeHandle, or Nothing if the value of the handle is Nothing.

ExceptionCondition
TargetInvocationException

A class initializer is invoked and throws an exception.

The handles are valid only in the application domain in which they were obtained.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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