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Marshal.GetExceptionPointers Method

Retrieves a computer-independent description of an exception, and information about the state that existed for the thread when the exception occurred.

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

[ComVisibleAttribute(true)] 
public static IntPtr GetExceptionPointers ()
/** @attribute ComVisibleAttribute(true) */ 
public static IntPtr GetExceptionPointers ()
ComVisibleAttribute(true) 
public static function GetExceptionPointers () : IntPtr
Not applicable.

Return Value

An IntPtr to an EXCEPTION_POINTERS structure.

GetExceptionPointers is exposed for compiler support of structured exception handling (SEH) only.

NoteNote:

This method uses SecurityAction.LinkDemand to prevent it from being called from untrusted code; only the immediate caller is required to have SecurityPermissionAttribute.UnmanagedCode permission. If your code can be called from partially trusted code, do not pass user input to Marshal class methods without validation. For important limitations on using the LinkDemand member, see Demand vs. LinkDemand.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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, 1.1, 1.0
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