InvalidEnumArgumentException Class

Note: This API is now obsolete.

The exception that is thrown when you pass an enumeration value that is not valid as a method argument.

Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
  System.Exception
    System.ComponentModel.InvalidEnumArgumentException

Namespace:  System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System.Windows.Controls.Data (in System.Windows.Controls.Data.dll)

Syntax

'Declaration
<ObsoleteAttribute("InvalidEnumArgumentException is obsolete. Use ArgumentException instead.")> _
Public Class InvalidEnumArgumentException _
    Inherits Exception
[ObsoleteAttribute("InvalidEnumArgumentException is obsolete. Use ArgumentException instead.")]
public class InvalidEnumArgumentException : Exception

The InvalidEnumArgumentException type exposes the following members.

Constructors

  Name Description
Public method InvalidEnumArgumentException() Initializes a new instance of the InvalidEnumArgumentException class without a message.
Public method InvalidEnumArgumentException(String) Initializes a new instance of the InvalidEnumArgumentException with the specified error message.
Public method InvalidEnumArgumentException(String, Exception) Initializes a new instance of the InvalidEnumArgumentException class with the specified error message and a reference to the inner exception that is the cause of this exception.
Public method InvalidEnumArgumentException(String, Int32, Type) Initializes a new instance of the InvalidEnumArgumentException class with the specified argument name, value, and type.

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Properties

  Name Description
Public property Data Gets a collection of key/value pairs that provide additional user-defined information about the exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Protected property HResult Gets or sets HRESULT, a coded numerical value that is assigned to a specific exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public property InnerException Gets the Exception instance that caused the current exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public property Message Gets a message that describes the current exception. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public property StackTrace Gets a string representation of the frames on the call stack at the time the current exception was thrown. (Inherited from Exception.)

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Methods

  Name Description
Public method Equals(Object) Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method Finalize Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetBaseException When overridden in a derived class, returns the Exception that is the root cause of one or more subsequent exceptions. (Inherited from Exception.)
Public method GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetType Gets the runtime type of the current instance. (Inherited from Exception.)
Protected method MemberwiseClone Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method ToString Creates and returns a string representation of the current exception. (Inherited from Exception.)

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Version Information

Silverlight

Obsolete (compiler warning) in 5
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3

Platforms

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

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.

See Also

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