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EventLogReadingException Class

Represents an exception that is thrown when an error occurred while reading, querying, or subscribing to the events in an event log.

Namespace:  System.Diagnostics.Eventing.Reader
Assembly:  System.Core (in System.Core.dll)

[SerializableAttribute]
[HostProtectionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, MayLeakOnAbort = true)]
public class EventLogReadingException : EventLogException

NoteNote:

The HostProtectionAttribute attribute applied to this type or member has the following Resources property value: MayLeakOnAbort. The HostProtectionAttribute does not affect desktop applications (which are typically started by double-clicking an icon, typing a command, or entering a URL in a browser). For more information, see the HostProtectionAttribute class or SQL Server Programming and Host Protection Attributes.

This exception can be caused by an invalid event query.

For example code using this class, see How to: Subscribe to Events in an Event Log.

System.Object
  System.Exception
    System.Diagnostics.Eventing.Reader.EventLogException
      System.Diagnostics.Eventing.Reader.EventLogReadingException

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5
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