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FileFormatException Class

The exception that is thrown when an input file or a data stream that is supposed to conform to a certain file format specification is malformed.

Namespace: System.IO
Assembly: WindowsBase (in windowsbase.dll)

[SerializableAttribute] 
public class FileFormatException : FormatException, ISerializable
/** @attribute SerializableAttribute() */ 
public class FileFormatException extends FormatException implements ISerializable
SerializableAttribute 
public class FileFormatException extends FormatException implements ISerializable
This managed class is not typically used in XAML.

System.Object
   System.Exception
     System.SystemException
       System.FormatException
        System.IO.FileFormatException

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 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, 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

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