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EncoderFallback Property

Encoding.EncoderFallback Property

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

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

public EncoderFallback EncoderFallback { get; set; }
/** @property */
public EncoderFallback get_EncoderFallback ()

/** @property */
public void set_EncoderFallback (EncoderFallback value)

public function get EncoderFallback () : EncoderFallback

public function set EncoderFallback (value : EncoderFallback)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The EncoderFallback object for the current Encoding object.

Exception typeCondition


The value in a set operation is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


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

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

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

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