Module.MetadataToken Module.MetadataToken Module.MetadataToken Module.MetadataToken Property


Gets a token that identifies the module in metadata.

 virtual property int MetadataToken { int get(); };
public virtual int MetadataToken { get; }
member this.MetadataToken : int
Public Overridable ReadOnly Property MetadataToken As Integer

Property Value

An integer token that identifies the current module in metadata.


The tokens obtained using this property can be passed to the unmanaged Reflection API. For more information, see Unmanaged Reflection API.


Information about metadata tokens can be found in the Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) documentation, especially "Partition II: Metadata Definition and Semantics". The documentation is available online; see ECMA C# and Common Language Infrastructure Standards on MSDN and Standard ECMA-335 - Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) on the ECMA Web site.

Applies to