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InvalidDataException Class

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

The exception that is thrown when a data stream is in an invalid format.

Namespace: System.IO
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

<SerializableAttribute> _
Public NotInheritable Class InvalidDataException
	Inherits SystemException
Dim instance As InvalidDataException

/** @attribute SerializableAttribute() */ 
public final class InvalidDataException extends SystemException
public final class InvalidDataException extends SystemException

An InvalidDataException is thrown when invalid data is detected in the data stream.


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