Method Method Class


This class represents a method.

[Android.Runtime.Register("java/lang/reflect/Method", ApiSince=1, DoNotGenerateAcw=true)]
public sealed class Method : Java.Lang.Reflect.Executable, IDisposable
type Method = class
    inherit Executable
    interface IGenericDeclaration
    interface IAnnotatedElement
    interface IJavaObject
    interface IDisposable
    interface IMember


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Accessible Accessible

Returns true if this object is accessible without access checks.

(Inherited from AccessibleObject)
Class Class

Returns the unique instance of Class that represents this object's class.

(Inherited from Object)
DeclaringClass DeclaringClass

Returns the class that declares this method.

DefaultValue DefaultValue

Returns the default value for the annotation member represented by this method.

GenericReturnType GenericReturnType

Returns the return type of this method as a Type instance.

Handle Handle

The handle to the underlying Android instance.

(Inherited from Object)
IJavaObjectEx.IsProxy IJavaObjectEx.IsProxy Inherited from Object
IJavaObjectEx.KeyHandle IJavaObjectEx.KeyHandle Inherited from Object
IJavaObjectEx.NeedsActivation IJavaObjectEx.NeedsActivation Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.JniManagedPeerState IJavaPeerable.JniManagedPeerState Inherited from Object
IsBridge IsBridge

Indicates whether or not this method is a bridge.

IsDefault IsDefault
IsSynthetic IsSynthetic

Indicates whether or not this method is synthetic.

IsVarArgs IsVarArgs

Indicates whether or not this method takes a variable number argument.

JniIdentityHashCode JniIdentityHashCode Inherited from Object
JniPeerMembers JniPeerMembers
Modifiers Modifiers

Returns the modifiers for this method.

Name Name

Returns the name of the method represented by this Method instance.

ParameterCount ParameterCount Inherited from Executable
PeerReference PeerReference Inherited from Object
ReturnType ReturnType

Returns the Class associated with the return type of this method.

ThresholdClass ThresholdClass Inherited from Executable
ThresholdType ThresholdType Inherited from Executable


Clone() Clone()

Creates and returns a copy of this Object.

(Inherited from Object)
Dispose() Dispose() Inherited from Object
Dispose(Boolean) Dispose(Boolean) Inherited from Object
Equals(Object) Equals(Object)

Compares this instance with the specified object and indicates if they are equal.

(Inherited from Object)
GetAnnotation(Class) GetAnnotation(Class)
GetAnnotations() GetAnnotations()

Returns, for this element, an array containing all annotations (including inherited annotations).

(Inherited from AccessibleObject)
GetAnnotationsByType(Class) GetAnnotationsByType(Class) Inherited from AccessibleObject
GetDeclaredAnnotation(Class) GetDeclaredAnnotation(Class) Inherited from AccessibleObject
GetDeclaredAnnotations() GetDeclaredAnnotations()

Returns, for this element, all annotations that are explicitly declared (not inherited).

(Inherited from AccessibleObject)
GetDeclaredAnnotationsByType(Class) GetDeclaredAnnotationsByType(Class) Inherited from AccessibleObject
GetExceptionTypes() GetExceptionTypes()

Returns the exception types as an array of Class instances.

GetGenericExceptionTypes() GetGenericExceptionTypes()

Returns the exception types as an array of Type instances.

GetGenericParameterTypes() GetGenericParameterTypes()

Returns the parameter types as an array of Type instances, in declaration order.

GetHashCode() GetHashCode()

Returns an integer hash code for this object.

(Inherited from Object)
GetParameterAnnotations() GetParameterAnnotations()

Returns an array of arrays that represent the annotations of the formal parameters of this method.

GetParameters() GetParameters() Inherited from Executable
GetParameterTypes() GetParameterTypes()

Returns an array of Class objects associated with the parameter types of this method.

GetTypeParameters() GetTypeParameters()

Returns the declared type parameters in declaration order.

Invoke(Object, Object[]) Invoke(Object, Object[])
IsAnnotationPresent(Class) IsAnnotationPresent(Class) Inherited from Executable
JavaFinalize() JavaFinalize()

Invoked when the garbage collector has detected that this instance is no longer reachable.

(Inherited from Object)
Notify() Notify()

Causes a thread which is waiting on this object's monitor (by means of calling one of the wait() methods) to be woken up.

(Inherited from Object)
NotifyAll() NotifyAll()

Causes all threads which are waiting on this object's monitor (by means of calling one of the wait() methods) to be woken up.

(Inherited from Object)
SetHandle(IntPtr, JniHandleOwnership) SetHandle(IntPtr, JniHandleOwnership)

Sets the Handle property.

(Inherited from Object)
ToArray<T>() ToArray<T>() Inherited from Object
ToGenericString() ToGenericString()

Returns the string representation of the method's declaration, including the type parameters.

ToString() ToString()

Returns a string containing a concise, human-readable description of this object.

(Inherited from Object)
UnregisterFromRuntime() UnregisterFromRuntime() Inherited from Object
Wait() Wait()

Causes the calling thread to wait until another thread calls the notify() or notifyAll() method of this object.

(Inherited from Object)
Wait(Int64) Wait(Int64)

Causes the calling thread to wait until another thread calls the notify() or notifyAll() method of this object or until the specified timeout expires.

(Inherited from Object)
Wait(Int64, Int32) Wait(Int64, Int32)

Causes the calling thread to wait until another thread calls the notify() or notifyAll() method of this object or until the specified timeout expires.

(Inherited from Object)

Explicit Interface Implementations

IJavaObjectEx.ToLocalJniHandle() IJavaObjectEx.ToLocalJniHandle() Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.Disposed() IJavaPeerable.Disposed() Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.DisposeUnlessReferenced() IJavaPeerable.DisposeUnlessReferenced() Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.Finalized() IJavaPeerable.Finalized() Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.SetJniIdentityHashCode(Int32) IJavaPeerable.SetJniIdentityHashCode(Int32) Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.SetJniManagedPeerState(JniManagedPeerStates) IJavaPeerable.SetJniManagedPeerState(JniManagedPeerStates) Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.SetPeerReference(JniObjectReference) IJavaPeerable.SetPeerReference(JniObjectReference) Inherited from Object

Extension Methods

JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject) JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject)

Performs an Android runtime-checked type conversion.

JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject) JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject)
GetJniTypeName(IJavaPeerable) GetJniTypeName(IJavaPeerable)

Applies to