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PolicyException Class

The exception that is thrown when policy forbids code to run.

Namespace:  System.Security.Policy
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
[SerializableAttribute]
[ComVisibleAttribute(true)]
public class PolicyException : SystemException

This exception is typically thrown when the code requests more permissions than the policy will grant or the policy is configured to prohibit running the code.

PolicyException uses the HRESULT CORSEC_E_POLICY_EXCEPTION.

For a list of initial property values for an instance of PolicyException, see the constructor.

System.Object
  System.Exception
    System.SystemException
      System.Security.Policy.PolicyException
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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