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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 Value

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

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