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CryptographicException Constructor (String)

CryptographicException Constructor (String)

Initializes a new instance of the CryptographicException class with a specified error message.

Namespace:  System.Security.Cryptography
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public CryptographicException(
	string message
)

Parameters

message
Type: System.String

The error message that explains the reason for the exception.

The following table shows the initial property values for an instance of CryptographicException.

Property

Value

InnerException

null.

Message

The error message string.

The following code example demonstrates how to construct a CryptographicException using a custom error message. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the CryptographicException class.

string errorMessage = ("Unexpected Operation exception.");
CryptographicException cryptographicException =
    new CryptographicException(errorMessage);

.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

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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