FileFormatException Class

 

The exception that is thrown when an input file or a data stream that is supposed to conform to a certain file format specification is malformed.

Namespace:   System.IO
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)

System.Object
  System.Exception
    System.SystemException
      System.FormatException
        System.IO.FileFormatException

[SerializableAttribute]
public class FileFormatException : FormatException, ISerializable

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodFileFormatException()

Creates a new instance of the FileFormatException class.

System_CAPS_protmethodFileFormatException(SerializationInfo, StreamingContext)

Creates a new instance of the FileFormatException class and initializes it with serialized data. This constructor is called during deserialization to reconstitute the exception object transmitted over a stream.

System_CAPS_pubmethodFileFormatException(String)

Creates a new instance of the FileFormatException class with a specified error message.

System_CAPS_pubmethodFileFormatException(String, Exception)

Creates a new instance of the FileFormatException class with a specified error message and exception type.

System_CAPS_pubmethodFileFormatException(Uri)

Creates a new instance of the FileFormatException class with a source URI value.

System_CAPS_pubmethodFileFormatException(Uri, Exception)

Creates a new instance of the FileFormatException class with a source URI value and an exception type.

System_CAPS_pubmethodFileFormatException(Uri, String)

Creates a new instance of the FileFormatException class with a source URI value and a specified error message.

System_CAPS_pubmethodFileFormatException(Uri, String, Exception)

Creates a new instance of the FileFormatException class with a source URI value, a specified error message, and an exception type.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyData

Gets a collection of key/value pairs that provide additional user-defined information about the exception.(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyHelpLink

Gets or sets a link to the help file associated with this exception.(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyHResult

Gets or sets HRESULT, a coded numerical value that is assigned to a specific exception.(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyInnerException

Gets the Exception instance that caused the current exception.(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMessage

Gets a message that describes the current exception.(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertySource

Gets or sets the name of the application or the object that causes the error.(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertySourceUri

Gets the name of a file that caused the FileFormatException.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyStackTrace

Gets a string representation of the immediate frames on the call stack.(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyTargetSite

Gets the method that throws the current exception.(Inherited from Exception.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodFinalize()

Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetBaseException()

When overridden in a derived class, returns the Exception that is the root cause of one or more subsequent exceptions.(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetObjectData(SerializationInfo, StreamingContext)

Sets the SerializationInfo object with the file name and additional exception information.(Overrides Exception.GetObjectData(SerializationInfo, StreamingContext).)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the runtime type of the current instance.(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_protmethodMemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Creates and returns a string representation of the current exception.(Inherited from Exception.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_proteventSerializeObjectState

Occurs when an exception is serialized to create an exception state object that contains serialized data about the exception.(Inherited from Exception.)

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0

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

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