ExceptionDetail.Message Property

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Gets or sets the message from the exception passed to the constructor.

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


<DataMemberAttribute> _
Public Property Message As String
public string Message { get; internal set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The exception message.


The text of the Message property should completely describe the error and should, when possible, explain how to correct it.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.0


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.