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AttachmentBase Constructor (String, String)

Note: This constructor is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Instantiates an AttachmentBase with the specified file name and media type.

Namespace: System.Net.Mail
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

protected AttachmentBase (
	string fileName,
	string mediaType
protected AttachmentBase (
	String fileName, 
	String mediaType
protected function AttachmentBase (
	fileName : String, 
	mediaType : String



The file name holding the content for this attachment.


The MIME media type of the content.

Exception typeCondition


fileName is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


mediaType is not a valid value.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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