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ArgumentOutOfRangeException Constructor (String, String)

Initializes a new instance of the ArgumentOutOfRangeException class with a specified error message and the name of the parameter that causes this exception.

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

public ArgumentOutOfRangeException(
	string paramName,
	string message
)

Parameters

paramName
Type: System.String
The name of the parameter that caused the exception.
message
Type: System.String
The message that describes the error.

This constructor initializes the Message property of the new instance using the value of the message parameter. The content of the message parameter is intended to be understood by humans. The caller of this constructor is required to ensure that this string has been localized for the current system culture.

This constructor initializes the ParamName property of the new instance using the paramName parameter. The content of paramName is intended to be understood by humans.

The following table shows the initial property values for an instance of ArgumentOutOfRangeException.

Property

Value

InnerException

null.

Message

The error message string.

ParamName

The parameter name string.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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