DllNotFoundException Class

The exception that is thrown when a DLL specified in a DLL import cannot be found.

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

<SerializableAttribute> _
<ComVisibleAttribute(True)> _
Public Class DllNotFoundException
	Inherits TypeLoadException
Dim instance As DllNotFoundException

/** @attribute SerializableAttribute() */ 
/** @attribute ComVisibleAttribute(true) */ 
public class DllNotFoundException extends TypeLoadException
public class DllNotFoundException extends TypeLoadException

DllNotFoundException uses the HRESULT COR_E_DLLNOTFOUND, which has the value 0x80131524.

For a list of initial property values for an instance of DllNotFoundException, see the DllNotFoundException constructors.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0