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ArgumentException.ParamName Property


Gets the name of the parameter that causes this exception.

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

public virtual string ParamName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The parameter name.

Every ArgumentException should carry the name of the parameter that causes this exception.

This property is read-only, and returns the same value as was passed into the constructor. Overriding methods should be used solely to customize the format of the parameter name.

The parameter name should not be translated for localization purposes.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 8.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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