InvalidCastException Constructor
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InvalidCastException Constructor

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Initializes a new instance of the InvalidCastException class.

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

public InvalidCastException()

This constructor initializes the Message property of the new instance to a system-supplied message that describes the error, such as "Cannot cast from source type to destination type." This message takes into account the current system culture.

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




A null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


The localized error message string.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

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