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PathTooLongException Class

The exception that is thrown when a pathname or filename is longer than the system-defined maximum length .

For a list of all members of this type, see PathTooLongException Members.

System.Object
   System.Exception
      System.SystemException
         System.IO.IOException
            System.IO.PathTooLongException

[Visual Basic]
<Serializable>
Public Class PathTooLongException
   Inherits IOException
[C#]
[Serializable]
public class PathTooLongException : IOException
[C++]
[Serializable]
public __gc class PathTooLongException : public IOException
[JScript]
public
   Serializable
class PathTooLongException extends IOException

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Remarks

PathTooLongException uses the HRESULT COR_E_PATHTOOLONG which has the value 0x800700CE.

Requirements

Namespace: System.IO

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family, .NET Compact Framework

Assembly: Mscorlib (in Mscorlib.dll)

See Also

PathTooLongException Members | System.IO Namespace | Exception | Handling and Throwing Exceptions | Working with I/O | Reading Text from a File | Writing Text to a File

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