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FSharpType.IsExceptionRepresentation Method (F#)

Den Delimarsky|Last Updated: 8/18/2017
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Returns true if the specified type is a representation of an F# exception declaration.

Namespace/Module Path: Microsoft.FSharp.Reflection

Assembly: FSharp.Core (in FSharp.Core.dll)


// Signature:
static member IsExceptionRepresentation : Type * ?BindingFlags -> bool
static member IsExceptionRepresentation : Type * ?bool -> bool

// Usage:
FSharpType.IsExceptionRepresentation (exceptionType)
FSharpType.IsExceptionRepresentation (exceptionType, bindingFlags = bindingFlags)

open FSharpReflectionExtensions
FSharpType.IsExceptionRepresentation (exceptionType, allowAccessToPrivateRepresentation = false)


exceptionType Type: System.Type

The type to check.

bindingFlags Type: System.Reflection.BindingFlags

Optional binding flags.

allowAccessToPrivateRepresentation Type: bool

Optional flag that denotes accessibility of the private representation.

Return Value

Returns true if the type checked is an F# exception.


Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 R2

Version Information

F# Core Library Versions

Supported in: 2.0, 4.0, Portable

See Also

Reflection.FSharpType Class (F#)

Microsoft.FSharp.Reflection Namespace (F#)

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