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Marshal.GetExceptionForHR Method (Int32)

Converts the specified HRESULT error code to a corresponding Exception object.

Namespace: System.Runtime.InteropServices
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public static Exception GetExceptionForHR (
	int errorCode
)
public static Exception GetExceptionForHR (
	int errorCode
)
public static function GetExceptionForHR (
	errorCode : int
) : Exception
Not applicable.

Parameters

errorCode

The HRESULT to be converted.

Return Value

An Exception object representing the converted HRESULT.

Use the GetExceptionForHR method to get an Exception based on an HRESULT without having to call the ThrowExceptionForHR method and catch the exception.

The current IErrorInfo interface is used to construct the exception.

For the mapping from each HRESULT to its comparable exception class in the .NET Framework, see How to: Map HRESULTs and Exceptions.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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