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ExecutionEngineException Class
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ExecutionEngineException Class

Note: This API is now obsolete.

The exception that is thrown when there is an internal error in the execution engine of the common language runtime. This class cannot be inherited.

System.Object
  System.Exception
    System.SystemException
      System.ExecutionEngineException

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

[SerializableAttribute]
[ObsoleteAttribute("This type previously indicated an unspecified fatal error in the runtime. The runtime no longer raises this exception so this type is obsolete.")]
[ComVisibleAttribute(true)]
public sealed class ExecutionEngineException : SystemException

The ExecutionEngineException type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodExecutionEngineException()Initializes a new instance of the ExecutionEngineException class.
Public methodExecutionEngineException(String)Initializes a new instance of the ExecutionEngineException class with a specified error message.
Public methodExecutionEngineException(String, Exception)Initializes a new instance of the ExecutionEngineException class with a specified error message and a reference to the inner exception that is the cause of this exception.
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  NameDescription
Public propertyDataGets a collection of key/value pairs that provide additional user-defined information about the exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public propertyHelpLinkGets or sets a link to the help file associated with this exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public propertyHResultGets or sets HRESULT, a coded numerical value that is assigned to a specific exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public propertyInnerExceptionGets the Exception instance that caused the current exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public propertyMessageGets a message that describes the current exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public propertySourceGets or sets the name of the application or the object that causes the error. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public propertyStackTraceGets a string representation of the immediate frames on the call stack. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public propertyTargetSiteGets the method that throws the current exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
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  NameDescription
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetBaseExceptionWhen overridden in a derived class, returns the Exception that is the root cause of one or more subsequent exceptions. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetObjectDataWhen overridden in a derived class, sets the SerializationInfo with information about the exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the runtime type of the current instance. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public methodToStringCreates and returns a string representation of the current exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
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There is no non-obsolete alternative to ExecutionEngineException. If further execution of your application cannot be sustained, use the FailFast method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.6
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.6
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5.2
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 3.5 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Obsolete (compiler warning) in Windows Phone 8.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in Windows Phone Silverlight 8

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