Is [HandleError] required in MVC3?

I have found that the [HandleError] attribute has no effect when placed above my controller definitions. I want the Global.asax.cs Application_Error() to fire on exception, and that seems to happen either way.

Does this make sense? Shall I remove the attribute?

What are you suggestions?

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Carl TawnSystems and Integration DeveloperCommented:
Well the default behaviour if you use the HandleError attribute should be that it displays the Views\Shared\Error view. You need to have "customErrors" switched on in web.config for it to work.
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newbiewebSr. Software EngineerAuthor Commented:
Thanks!
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