System.Reflection.MethodInfo Class

Discovers the attributes of a method and provides access to method metadata.

See Also: MethodInfo Members


public abstract class MethodInfo : MethodBase, System.Runtime.InteropServices._MethodInfo


Instances of System.Reflection.MethodInfo are obtained by calling the erload:System.Type.GetMethods or erload:System.Type.GetMethod method of a Type object or of an object that derives from Type, or by calling the MethodInfo.MakeGenericMethod(Type[]) method of a System.Reflection.MethodInfo that represents a generic method definition.

For a list of the invariant conditions for terms specific to generic methods, see the MethodInfo.IsGenericMethod property. For a list of the invariant conditions for other terms used in generic reflection, see the Type.IsGenericType property.

Thread Safety

This type is safe for multithreaded operations.


!:ReflectionPermissionRequires permission to reflect non-public members of a type in loaded assemblies. See System.Security.Permissions.ReflectionPermissionFlag.TypeInformation.


Namespace: System.Reflection
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Assembly Versions: 1.0.5000.0,,