ProviderNameAmbiguousException Class

 

Updated: April 27, 2016

Applies To: Windows PowerShell

The exception thrown when two or more providers have the same name, and a request is made (such as running the Add-PsDrive cmdlet to add a drive) without using the module (or snap-in) qualified name of the provider.

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.SessionStateException
          System.Management.Automation.ProviderNotFoundException
            System.Management.Automation.ProviderNameAmbiguousException

[SerializableAttribute]
public class ProviderNameAmbiguousException : ProviderNotFoundException

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodProviderNameAmbiguousException()

Creates a new ProviderNameAmbiguousException object that is empty.

System_CAPS_protmethodProviderNameAmbiguousException(SerializationInfo, StreamingContext)

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

System_CAPS_pubmethodProviderNameAmbiguousException(String)

Creates a new ProviderNameAmbiguousException object that contains an exception message.

System_CAPS_pubmethodProviderNameAmbiguousException(String, Exception)

Creates a new ProviderNameAmbiguousException 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 that provides details about this instance of the error condition.(Inherited from SessionStateException.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyHelpLink

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyHResult

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyInnerException

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyItemName

Gets the name of session state object that the error occurred on.(Inherited from SessionStateException.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMessage

(Inherited from Exception.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyPossibleMatches

Gets information about the providers that could be a match.

System_CAPS_pubpropertySessionStateCategory

Gets the session state category of the element that the error occurred on.(Inherited from SessionStateException.)

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)

Populates an object with the data needed to serialize the SessionStateException.(Inherited from SessionStateException.)

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.)

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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