Throws the exception object currently on the evaluation stack.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
The following table lists the instruction's hexadecimal and Microsoft Intermediate Language (MSIL) assembly format, along with a brief reference summary:
Throws an exception.
The stack transitional behavior, in sequential order, is:
An object reference (to an exception) is pushed onto the stack.
The object reference is popped from the stack and the exception thrown.
The throw instruction throws the exception object (type O) currently on the stack.
NullReferenceException is thrown if the object reference is a null reference.
The following Emit method overload can use the throw opcode:
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.