GetCustomAttribute Method (Module, Type)

Attribute.GetCustomAttribute Method (Module, Type)

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Retrieves a custom attribute applied to a module. Parameters specify the module, and the type of the custom attribute to search for.

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

public static Attribute GetCustomAttribute(
	Module element,
	Type attributeType
)

Parameters

element
Type: System.Reflection.Module
An object derived from the Module class that describes a portable executable file.
attributeType
Type: System.Type
The type, or a base type, of the custom attribute to search for.

Return Value

Type: System.Attribute
A reference to the single custom attribute of type attributeType that is applied to element, or null if there is no such attribute.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

element or attributeType is null.

ArgumentException

attributeType is not derived from Attribute.

AmbiguousMatchException

More than one of the requested attributes was found.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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