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Module.GetCustomAttributes Method (Boolean)

Returns all custom attributes.

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

public virtual Object[] GetCustomAttributes(
	bool inherit
)

Parameters

inherit
Type: System.Boolean

This argument is ignored for objects of this type.

Return Value

Type: System.Object[]
An array of type Object containing all custom attributes.

Implements

ICustomAttributeProvider.GetCustomAttributes(Boolean)

The following example displays the module names that match the specified search criteria.

using System;
using System.Reflection;
//Define a module-level attribute.
[module: ReflectionModule_Examples.MySimpleAttribute("module-level")]
namespace ReflectionModule_Examples
{
    class MyMainClass
    {
        static void Main()
        {
            Module[] moduleArray;
            moduleArray = Assembly.GetExecutingAssembly().GetModules(false);
            // In a simple project with only one module, the module at index 
            // 0 will be the module containing these classes.
            Module myModule = moduleArray[0];
            object[] attributes;
            attributes = myModule.GetCustomAttributes(true);
            foreach(Object o in attributes)
            {
                Console.WriteLine("Found this attribute on myModule: {0}.", o.ToString());
            }
        }
    }
    //A very simple custom attribute.
    [AttributeUsage(AttributeTargets.Class | AttributeTargets.Module)]
    public class MySimpleAttribute : Attribute
    {
        private string name;

        public MySimpleAttribute(string newName)
        {
            name = newName;
        }
    }
}

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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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