Marshal.GetExceptionForHR Method (Int32)

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Converts the specified HRESULT error code to a corresponding Exception object.

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

public static Exception GetExceptionForHR (
	int errorCode
)
public static Exception GetExceptionForHR (
	int errorCode
)
public static function GetExceptionForHR (
	errorCode : int
) : Exception

Parameters

errorCode

The HRESULT to be converted.

Return Value

An Exception object representing the converted HRESULT.

Use the GetExceptionForHR method to get an Exception based on an HRESULT without having to call the ThrowExceptionForHR method and catch the exception.

For the mapping from each HRESULT to its comparable exception class in the .NET Framework, see How to: Map HRESULTs and Exceptions.

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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