XamlServices.Load Method (TextReader)

Creates a XAML reader from a TextReader, and returns an object graph.

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

public static Object Load(
	TextReader textReader


Type: System.IO.TextReader

The TextReader to use as the basis for the created XmlReader.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The object graph that is returned.


textReader is null.

In order to return the object graph, the textReader input should be constructed by using its relevant input. For example, it should pass a StringReader that is constructed by using a valid XAML-as-string input for the StringReader(String) constructor.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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