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AnimationException Class

The exception that is thrown when an error occurs while animating a property.

Namespace: System.Windows.Media.Animation
Assembly: PresentationCore (in presentationcore.dll)
XML Namespace:

public sealed class AnimationException : SystemException
/** @attribute SerializableAttribute() */ 
public final class AnimationException extends SystemException
public final class AnimationException extends SystemException
You cannot use this managed class in XAML.

This class is not used for timing-related errors, such as creating an animation with a negative Duration or invalid AccelerationRatio and DecelerationRatio settings.


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 Server 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 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
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