unexpected character '$'

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  1. Craig
    Craig avatar
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    Jan 2013

    Posted 14 Apr 2015 Link to this post

    When decompiling an exe, I am getting strange results for my .design.cs files


    all these files are littered with code like this:

    if (<PrivateImplementationDetails>{961ED7BB-8130-41E7-B8D2-89204616EE4F}.$$method0x6002aac-1 == null)


    This then won'e let me build afterwards.


    Is there something I am missing?

  2. Tsviatko Yovtchev
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    Posted 14 Apr 2015 Link to this post


    This is compiler generated code. C#/VB language constructs result in MSIL code like this behind the curtains. More often than not JustDecompile is able to transform this back to the original code. Sometimes, however, it would fail (e.g. because of a bug, obfuscation, IL post processing, etc.) and then you'll see code like this.

    You could try renaming these. That way you'll get the original behavior although the code will still be ugly.

    Tsviatko Yovtchev

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