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What type of exception is thrown in .NET when a process is killed via task manager?

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What type of exception is thrown in .NET when a process is killed via task manager?  I need to be able to differential when a process is killed vs. when a normal exception occurs.

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What exception? Killing a process is killing a process.
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Put another way.  When killed via task manager no exception is thrown.  (Also if a program finishing via an execution is normal then you ought to have serious words with your programmers.  Exceptions are thrown when something critically bad and unexpected happens.)
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On the other hand, when you end a task (instead of killing the process) from the task manager, you can get CloseReason.TaskManagerClosing in the FormClosing event.
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