Assembly.CreateQualifiedName Method

Creates the name of a type qualified by the display name of its assembly.

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

public static string CreateQualifiedName(
	string assemblyName,
	string typeName


Type: System.String
The display name of an assembly.
Type: System.String
The full name of a type.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The full name of the type qualified by the display name of the assembly.

The format of the returned string is:

<FullTypeName>, <AssemblyDisplayName>

See AssemblyName for a description of the format of the display name of an assembly.

To accommodate changes in versions of the common language runtime, use this method rather than constructing the qualified name yourself. For information about qualified assembly names, see Type.AssemblyQualifiedName.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.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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