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ElementNotAvailableException Class

Contains information about the exception that is raised when an attempt is made to access an UI Automation element corresponding to a part of the user interface that is no longer available.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Automation
Assembly:  UIAutomationTypes (in UIAutomationTypes.dll)

public class ElementNotAvailableException : SystemException

This exception can be raised if the element was in a dialog box that was closed, or an application that was closed or terminated.


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 Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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