RuntimeReflectionExtensions.GetRuntimeEvent Method

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Retrieves an object that represents the specified event.

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


<ExtensionAttribute> _
Public Shared Function GetRuntimeEvent ( _
    type As Type, _
    name As String _
) As EventInfo
public static EventInfo GetRuntimeEvent(
    this Type type,
    string name


Return Value

Type: System.Reflection..::.EventInfo
An object that represents the specified event, or nullNothingnullptra null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if the event is not found.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type Type. 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


RuntimeReflectionExtensions Class

System.Reflection Namespace