Exception Constructor (String)
Initializes a new instance of the Exception class with a specified error message.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
The following table shows the initial property values for an instance of Exception.
A null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
The error message string.
The following code example derives an Exception for a specific condition. The code demonstrates the use of the constructor that takes a caller-specified message as a parameter, for both the derived class and the base Exception class.
Available since 8
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Available since 8.1