CustomAttributeExtensions.GetCustomAttributes Method (Assembly)

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Retrieves a collection of custom attributes that are applied to a specified assembly.

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


<ExtensionAttribute> _
Public Shared Function GetCustomAttributes ( _
    element As Assembly _
) As IEnumerable(Of Attribute)
public static IEnumerable<Attribute> GetCustomAttributes(
    this Assembly element


Return Value

Type: System.Collections.Generic..::.IEnumerable<(Of <(Attribute>)>)
A collection of the custom attributes that are applied to element, or an empty collection if no such attributes exist.

Usage Note

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

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0

See Also


CustomAttributeExtensions Class

GetCustomAttributes Overload

System.Reflection Namespace