InvalidProjectFileException Class

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

This exception is thrown whenever there is a problem with the user's XML project file. The problem might be semantic or syntactical. If the problem is in the syntax, it can typically be caught by XSD validation.

Namespace: Microsoft.Build.BuildEngine
Assembly: Microsoft.Build.Engine (in

public sealed class InvalidProjectFileException : Exception
/** @attribute SerializableAttribute() */ 
public final class InvalidProjectFileException extends Exception
public final class InvalidProjectFileException extends Exception


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 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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