I need a quick approach to something like:
MyClass mc = new MyClass(); String theName = ClassNameProvider.getName(mc); // returns 'MyClass'
I think your requirement falls in the gap for apex but we have the ability to do one of following things:
We can retrieve the name of an object using code such as
We can check whether the instance of a particular type using
Or if we want to get the name from an instance of an unknown type we can do:
Hopefully one of those covers your need. See the discussion to a similar question here for more info.