GetRuntimeEvent Method

RuntimeReflectionExtensions.GetRuntimeEvent Method

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Retrieves an object that represents the specified event.

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

public static EventInfo GetRuntimeEvent(
	this Type type,
	string name


Type: System.Type
The type that contains the event.
Type: System.String
The name of the event.

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.EventInfo
An object that represents the specified event, or null if the event is not found.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type Type. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0

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