DecoderFallback Property

Encoding.DecoderFallback Property

Gets or sets the DecoderFallback object for the current Encoding object.

Namespace:  System.Text
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public DecoderFallback DecoderFallback { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Text.DecoderFallback
The DecoderFallback object for the current Encoding object.


The value in a set operation is null.


A value cannot be assigned in a set operation because the current Encoding object is read-only.

The DecoderFallback object represents an error handler that is invoked when an encoded byte sequence cannot be decoded into a character.

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

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