Assembly.GetSatelliteAssembly Method (CultureInfo, Version)

Gets the specified version of the satellite assembly for the specified culture.

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

Syntax

'Declaration
Public Overridable Function GetSatelliteAssembly ( _
    culture As CultureInfo, _
    version As Version _
) As Assembly
public virtual Assembly GetSatelliteAssembly(
    CultureInfo culture,
    Version version
)

Parameters

Return Value

Type: System.Reflection.Assembly
The specified satellite assembly.

Exceptions

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

culture is nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

FileLoadException

The satellite assembly with a matching file name was found, but the CultureInfo or the version did not match the one specified.

FileNotFoundException

The assembly cannot be found.

BadImageFormatException

The satellite assembly is not a valid assembly.

Remarks

Satellite assemblies contain localized resources, as distinct from main application assemblies, which contain non-localizable executable code and resources for a single culture that serve as the default or neutral culture.

Call the GetSatelliteAssembly(CultureInfo) overload to use your current assembly version.

If version is nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic), the current assembly version is used if both the resource and main assemblies are signed.

Version Information

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

Platforms

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.