DecoderReplacementFallback Constructor (String)

DecoderReplacementFallback Constructor (String)


Initializes a new instance of the DecoderReplacementFallback class using a specified replacement string.

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

public DecoderReplacementFallback(
	string replacement


Type: System.String

A string that is emitted in a decoding operation in place of an input byte sequence that cannot be decoded.

Exception Condition

replacement is null.


replacement contains an invalid surrogate pair. In other words, the surrogate pair does not consist of one high surrogate component followed by one low surrogate component.

The replacement parameter initializes the replacement string that is the value of the DecoderReplacementFallback object. A commonly used value is the Unicode "Replacement Character" (U+FFFD), which is specifically intended to replace an incoming character having a value that is unknown or unrepresentable in Unicode.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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