Invalid Metadata

This protection adds invalid metadata to the modules to prevent the decompiler from rebuilding them.


This protection is available in the editions:

Community Professional Enterprise

Parameters

{info} This protection has no parameters or settings.

Modes

  • Normal: Add invalid metadata to prevent the code from being decompiled.

Compatibility

Platform Compatibility
.NET Framework Full compatibility, compatible versions: 4.8, 4.7.2, 4.7.1, 4.7, 4.6.2, 4.6.1, 4.6, 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4.0, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0.
ASP .NET Full compatibility, compatible versions: 4.8, 4.7.2, 4.7.1, 4.7, 4.6.2, 4.6.1, 4.6, 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4.0, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0.
Windows Phone Compatibility subject to the version of the framework, compatible in general aspects.
WPF Full compatibility, available in all versions.
SQL CLR Applications Compatibility subject to the version of the framework, compatible in general aspects.
Silverlight Compatibility subject to the version of the framework, compatible in general aspects.
Xamarin.iOS Partial compatibility, compatible versions: 10.8. Xamarin is not fully adapted in dotnetsafer
Xamarin.Mac This version is under development, availability has not been checked.
Xamarin.Andoid This version is under development, availability has not been checked.
.NET Core Full compatibility, compatible versions: 3.1, 3.0, 2.2, 2.1, 2.0.
.NET Standard Library Full compatibility, compatible versions: 2.1, 2.0.
Unity Compatibility subject to the version of the framework, compatible in general aspects.
UWP Compatibility subject to the version of the framework, compatible in general aspects.
Satellite Assembly Suppor Compatibility subject to the version of the framework, compatible in general aspects.
WinRT Compatibility subject to the version of the framework, compatible in general aspects.
Integrated ClickOnce Compatibility subject to the version of the framework, compatible in general aspects.
Managed C++ (Mixed Mode) Assembly Support Compatibility subject to the version of the framework, compatible in general aspects.