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WorkflowApplication.Aborted Property

Gets or sets the Action(Of T) that is invoked when the workflow instance is aborted.

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

Public Property Aborted As Action(Of WorkflowApplicationAbortedEventArgs)

Property Value

Type: System.Action(Of WorkflowApplicationAbortedEventArgs)
The action that is invoked when the workflow instance is aborted.

When a workflow hosted by a WorkflowApplication is aborted, the Aborted handler is invoked and the Completed handler is not invoked.

The following code example inspects the WorkflowApplicationAbortedEventArgs passed into the Aborted handler of a WorkflowApplication instance and displays information about why workflow was aborted.

wfApp.Aborted = delegate(WorkflowApplicationAbortedEventArgs e)
    // Display the exception that caused the workflow
    // to abort.
    Console.WriteLine("Workflow {0} Aborted.", e.InstanceId);
    Console.WriteLine("Exception: {0}\n{1}",

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.