GetField Method (String, BindingFlags)
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ModuleBuilder.GetField Method (String, BindingFlags)

.NET Framework (current version)

Returns a module-level field, defined in the .sdata region of the portable executable (PE) file, that has the specified name and binding attributes.

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

public override FieldInfo GetField(
	string name,
	BindingFlags bindingAttr


Type: System.String

The field name.

Type: System.Reflection.BindingFlags

A combination of the BindingFlags bit flags used to control the search.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.FieldInfo

A field that has the specified name and binding attributes, or null if the field does not exist.

Exception Condition

The name parameter is null.

When you emit dynamic assemblies, fields in the .sdata region of the portable executable (PE) file are defined by using the DefineInitializedData or DefineUninitializedData methods.


Module-level fields cannot be retrieved until after the CreateGlobalFunctions method has been called for the module.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Available since 4.0
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