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ArgumentException Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the ArgumentException class.

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

public ArgumentException()

This constructor initializes the Message property of the new instance to a system-supplied message that describes the error, such as "An invalid argument was specified." This message takes into account the current system culture.

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

Property

Value

InnerException

A null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Message

The localized error message string.

.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

.NET for Windows Phone apps

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

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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