MethodException Class

 

Updated: April 27, 2016

Applies To: Windows PowerShell

The exception thrown when Windows PowerShell detects that an error has occurred while invoking a method.

Namespace:   System.Management.Automation
Assembly:  System.Management.Automation (in System.Management.Automation.dll)

System.Object
  System.Exception
    System.SystemException
      System.Management.Automation.RuntimeException
        System.Management.Automation.ExtendedTypeSystemException
          System.Management.Automation.MethodException
            System.Management.Automation.MethodInvocationException

[SerializableAttribute]
public class MethodException : ExtendedTypeSystemException

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodMethodException()

Creates a new MethodException object that is empty.

System_CAPS_protmethodMethodException(SerializationInfo, StreamingContext)

Creates a new MethodException object that contains information read from the provided serialization information.

System_CAPS_pubmethodMethodException(String)

Creates a new MethodException object that contains an exception message.

System_CAPS_pubmethodMethodException(String, Exception)

Creates a new MethodException object that contains an exception message and the inner exception that caused this exception to be thrown.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyData

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyErrorRecord

Gets the error record associated with the exception.(Inherited from RuntimeException.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyHelpLink

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyHResult

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyInnerException

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMessage

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertySource

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyStackTrace

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyTargetSite

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyWasThrownFromThrowStatement

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the exception was thrown from a throw statement.(Inherited from RuntimeException.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodFinalize()

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetBaseException()

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetObjectData(SerializationInfo, StreamingContext)

Provides serialization functionality for the ISerializable interface.(Inherited from RuntimeException.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_protmethodMemberwiseClone()

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

(Inherited from Exception.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_proteventSerializeObjectState

(Inherited from Exception.)

For more information about the different types of methods used within the extended type system (ETS), see ETS Methods [ps].

If the referenced method detects the error, a MethodInvocationException exception is thrown. For information about other exceptions thrown by the extended type system, see ETS Errors and Exceptions [ps].

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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