Gets a value indicating whether the Type can be accessed by code outside the assembly.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
The following code example tests two classes, only one of which is visible outside the assembly.
Imports System Friend Class InternalOnly Public Class Nested End Class End Class Public Class Example Public Class Nested End Class Public Shared Sub Main() With GetType(InternalOnly.Nested) Console.WriteLine("Is the " & .FullName _ & " class visible outside the assembly? " & .IsVisible) End With With GetType(Example.Nested) Console.WriteLine("Is the " & .FullName _ & " class visible outside the assembly? " & .IsVisible) End With End Sub End Class ' This example produces the following output: ' 'Is the InternalOnly+Nested class visible outside the assembly? False 'Is the Example+Nested class visible outside the assembly? True
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
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