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DataException Constructor (String, Exception)

DataException Constructor (String, Exception)

Initializes a new instance of the DataException class with the specified string and inner exception.

Namespace:  System.Data
Assembly:  System.Data (in System.Data.dll)

public DataException(
	string s,
	Exception innerException
)

Parameters

s
Type: System.String

The string to display when the exception is thrown.

innerException
Type: System.Exception

A reference to an inner exception.

You can create a new exception that catches an earlier exception. The code that handles the second exception can make use of the additional information from the earlier exception, also called an inner exception, to examine the cause of the initial error.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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