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Assert.Inconclusive Method (String, Object[])

Indicates that an assertion can not be verified. Displays a message, and applies the specified formatting to it.

Namespace: Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UnitTesting
Assembly: Microsoft.VisualStudio.QualityTools.UnitTestFramework (in microsoft.visualstudio.qualitytools.unittestframework.dll)

public static void Inconclusive (
	string message,
	params Object[] parameters
public static void Inconclusive (
	String message, 
	Object[] parameters
public static function Inconclusive (
	message : String, 
	... parameters : Object[]



A message to display. This message can be seen in the unit test results.


An array of parameters to use when formatting message.

Exception typeCondition


Always thrown.

Similar to Fail in that it indicates an assertion is inconclusive without checking any conditions.

The code generated by Visual Studio when creating unit tests includes an Inconclusive statement as a placeholder.