EventInfo.IsSpecialName Property

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Gets a value that indicates whether the EventInfo has a name with a special meaning.

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


Public ReadOnly Property IsSpecialName As Boolean
public bool IsSpecialName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System..::.Boolean
true if this event has a special name; otherwise, false.


This property determines whether the event's name has a special meaning. Names that begin with or contain an underscore (_), property accessors, and operator overloading methods are examples of names that might require special treatment by some compilers.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0


Windows Phone

See Also


EventInfo Class

System.Reflection Namespace