UnsupportedEncodingException Constructor (String)

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Initializes a new instance of the UnsupportedEncodingException class with a specified error message.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.SecurityTokenService
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim message As String

Dim instance As New UnsupportedEncodingException(message)


Public Sub New ( _
    message As String _
public UnsupportedEncodingException (
    string message
UnsupportedEncodingException (
    String^ message
public UnsupportedEncodingException (
    String message
public function UnsupportedEncodingException (
    message : String


  • message
    The error message that explains the reason for the exception.


This constructor initializes the Message property of the new exception using the message parameter. The content of message is intended to be understood by humans. The caller of this constructor is required to ensure that this string has been localized for the current system culture.

The following table shows the initial property values for the new instance.

Property Value




The error message string.


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

See Also


UnsupportedEncodingException Class
UnsupportedEncodingException Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.SecurityTokenService Namespace

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