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Reflection and UserControls

Posted on 2011-03-08
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I can use reflection to load an assembly and get all the types but what i cannot do is find any class in the assembly that is a usercontrol.


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Have you tried something like:
            Assembly asm = Assembly.LoadFile(@"C:\someAssembly.dll");

            Type[] types = asm.GetTypes();
            foreach (Type t in types)
            {
                if (t.BaseType.Equals(typeof(System.Web.UI.UserControl)))
                {
                    Console.WriteLine(t.Name + " is a user control");
                }
            }

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