Exception messages

What is the difference between:


//uses   ex

genFuncs.SendMessage("tom@buyersfund.com","Error deleting EML file in WindowsServiceTrackRequest CLASS:  ClassGetStatus Method:  DelFile","PATH:  " + sUri + "\n\n\nERROR MESSAGE:  " + ex);

and


//uses   ex.ToString()

genFuncs.SendMessage("tom@buyersfund.com","Error deleting EML file in WindowsServiceTrackRequest CLASS:  ClassGetStatus Method:  DelFile","PATH:  " + sUri + "\n\n\nERROR MESSAGE:  " + ex.ToString());



Will both work and look the same?
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Tom KnowltonWeb developerAsked:
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geotigerConnect With a Mentor Commented:

I think that the both will work, but whether they look the same depends on the message content.
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Tom KnowltonWeb developerAuthor Commented:
NOTE:    the var ex      is a variable of type Exception....as in:

catch(Exception ex)
{
genFuncs.SendMessage("tom@buyersfund.com","Error deleting EML file in WindowsServiceTrackRequest CLASS:  ClassGetStatus Method:  DelFile","PATH:  " + sUri + "\n\n\nERROR MESSAGE:  " + ex);
}


or


catch(Exception ex)
{
genFuncs.SendMessage("tom@buyersfund.com","Error deleting EML file in WindowsServiceTrackRequest CLASS:  ClassGetStatus Method:  DelFile","PATH:  " + sUri + "\n\n\nERROR MESSAGE:  " + ex.ToString());
}



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Tom KnowltonWeb developerAuthor Commented:
Can you clarify?
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