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OpCodes.Throw Field

Throws the exception object currently on the evaluation stack.

Namespace:  System.Reflection.Emit
Assemblies:   System.Reflection.Primitives (in System.Reflection.Primitives.dll)
  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public static readonly OpCode Throw

The following table lists the instruction's hexadecimal and Microsoft Intermediate Language (MSIL) assembly format, along with a brief reference summary:

Format

Assembly Format

Description

7A

throw

Throws an exception.

The stack transitional behavior, in sequential order, is:

  1. An object reference (to an exception) is pushed onto the stack.

  2. The object reference is popped from the stack and the exception thrown.

The throw instruction throws the exception object (type O) currently on the stack.

NullReferenceException is thrown if the object reference is a null reference.

The following Emit method overload can use the throw opcode:

  • ILGenerator.Emit(OpCode)

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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