troubleshooting Question

How to obtain the values of all the properties in an object

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I'm trying to obtain all the values of all the properties of an object (class) and can find the names of the properties without a problem, but  I'm having trouble getting the values of the properties

I've tried the following

    Public Sub test()
        Dim col As PropertyDescriptorCollection = TypeDescriptor.GetProperties(myCustomClass)
        Dim cNew As PropertyDescriptor
        For Each cls As PropertyDescriptor In col
            Dim sName As String = cls.Name
            Dim oValue As Object = cls.GetValue(cls).ToString
        Next
    End Sub

But keep getting errors on GetValue()

Any help would be appreciated.
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