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_Exception.InnerException Property

Provides COM objects with version-independent access to the Exception.InnerException property.

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

Exception InnerException { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Exception
An instance of System.Exception that describes the error that caused the current exception. The Exception.InnerException property returns the same value that was passed to the constructor, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if the inner exception value was not supplied to the constructor. This property is read-only.

This method is for access to managed classes from unmanaged code and should not be called from managed code.

The Exception.InnerException property gets the Exception instance that caused the current exception.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0