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SerialPort.ParityReplace Property

Gets or sets the byte that replaces invalid bytes in a data stream when a parity error occurs.

Namespace: System.IO.Ports
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

public byte ParityReplace { get; set; }
/** @property */
public byte get_ParityReplace ()

/** @property */
public void set_ParityReplace (byte value)

public function get ParityReplace () : byte

public function set ParityReplace (value : byte)

Not applicable.

Property Value

A byte that replaces invalid bytes.

Exception typeCondition


The port is in an invalid state.

- or -

An attempt to set the state of the underlying port failed. For example, the parameters passed from this SerialPort object were invalid.

If the value is set to the null character, parity replacement is disabled.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0