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ExecutionEngineException Class

The exception that is thrown when there is an internal error in the execution engine of the common language runtime. This class cannot be inherited.

For a list of all members of this type, see ExecutionEngineException Members.


[Visual Basic]
NotInheritable Public Class ExecutionEngineException
   Inherits SystemException
public sealed class ExecutionEngineException : SystemException
public __gc __sealed class ExecutionEngineException : public
class ExecutionEngineException extends SystemException

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Execution engine errors are fatal errors that should never occur. Such errors occur mainly when the execution engine has been corrupted or data is missing. The system can throw this exception at any time. When possible, the system throws an exception that provides more information than the ExecutionEngineException exception.

Applications should not throw ExecutionEngineException.

ExecutionEngineException uses the HRESULT COR_E_EXECUTIONENGINE, which has the value 0x80131506.

For a list of initial property values for an instance of ExecutionEngineException, see the ExecutionEngineException constructors.


Namespace: System

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: Mscorlib (in Mscorlib.dll)

See Also

ExecutionEngineException Members | System Namespace | Exception | Handling and Throwing Exceptions