SymFromToken function (dbghelp.h)

Retrieves symbol information for the specified managed code token.


  [in]      HANDLE       hProcess,
  [in]      DWORD64      Base,
  [in]      DWORD        Token,
  [in, out] PSYMBOL_INFO Symbol


[in] hProcess

A handle to a process. This handle must have been previously passed to the SymInitialize function.

[in] Base

The base address of the managed code module.

[in] Token

The managed code token.

[in, out] Symbol

A pointer to a SYMBOL_INFO structure that provides information about the symbol.

Return value

If the function succeeds, the return value is TRUE.

If the function fails, the return value is FALSE. To retrieve extended error information, call GetLastError.


All DbgHelp functions, such as this one, are single threaded. Therefore, calls from more than one thread to this function will likely result in unexpected behavior or memory corruption. To avoid this, you must synchronize all concurrent calls from more than one thread to this function.

To call the Unicode version of this function, define DBGHELP_TRANSLATE_TCHAR.


Target Platform Windows
Header dbghelp.h
Library Dbghelp.lib
DLL Dbghelp.dll
Redistributable DbgHelp.dll 6.1 or later

See also

DbgHelp Functions