_Type.IsSubclassOf Method

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

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

bool IsSubclassOf(
	Type c
)

Parameters

c
Type: System.Type

The Type to compare with the current Type.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the Type represented by the c parameter and the current Type represent classes, and the class represented by the current Type derives from the class represented by c; otherwise, false. This method also returns false if c and the current Type represent the same class.

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

The Type.IsSubclassOf method determines whether the class represented by the current Type derives from the class represented by the specified Type.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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