ValidationException.ValidationAttribute Property


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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.


Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 3.0
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