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ValidationException.ValidationAttribute Property

Gets the instance of the ValidationAttribute class that triggered this exception.

Namespace:  System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations
Assembly:  System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations (in System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations.dll)

public ValidationAttribute ValidationAttribute { get; private set; }

Property Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations.ValidationAttribute
An instance of the validation attribute type that triggered this exception.

This type is used to enforce validation based on the metadata associated with the data table. If an error occurs, the ValidationAttribute class triggers a ValidationException.

This class can be overridden to create custom validation attributes.


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.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.