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private static Assembly - type or namespace 'not found' when compiling

Hello,
I am a relative newbie to C# programming (Visual Studio 2010). I am looking at some sample code and getting a compile error that seems fundamental, but the solution has so far eluded me.

In the main method, this is the first line of code:

   AppDomain.CurrentDomain.AssemblyResolve += CurrentDomain_AssemblyResolve;

Then, there is a private method that starts like this:

    private static Assembly CurrentDomain_AssemblyResolve(object sender, ResolveEventArgs args)

When I attempt to compile the code, the only error that occurs, presumably because it is the first one encountered and is fatal, is this:

   "The type or namespace name 'Assembly' could not be found (are you missing a using directive or an assembly reference?)"

The using statements are:

   using System;
   using System.Collections.Generic;
   using System.Linq;
   using System.Text;

I believe those are the default references added when I started a new project, into which I pasted the sample code.

I think the issue with the  'not found' Assembly reference must be some basic error with my Visual Studio configuration or perhaps I need some additional using statements. I have searched quite a bit for some kind of clue or answer, but have not been able to figure it out. Does anyone have an idea of what might be causing this issue?

Thanks.


   
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justric
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SriVaddadiCommented:
Add

using System.Reflection
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justricAuthor Commented:
Thank you.
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