XmlReader.Create Method (Stream, XmlReaderSettings)
Creates a new XmlReader instance with the specified stream and settings.
Assemblies: System.Xml (in System.Xml.dll)
System.Xml.ReaderWriter (in System.Xml.ReaderWriter.dll)
- Type: System.IO.Stream
The stream that contains the XML data.
The XmlReader scans the first bytes of the stream looking for a byte order mark or other sign of encoding. When encoding is determined, the encoding is used to continue reading the stream, and processing continues parsing the input as a stream of (Unicode) characters.
Return ValueType: System.Xml.XmlReader
An object that is used to read the XML data in the stream.
By default an XmlUrlResolver with no credentials is used to access any external resources such as a document type definition (DTD), entities, schemas, and so on.
Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5.2, no default XmlUrlResolver is provided. If you’re solution targets the.NET Framework 4.5.2, specify an XmlResolver using the XmlReaderSettings.XmlResolver property.
You can use one of the following methods to control which resources the XmlReader can access:
The created XmlReader object expands entity references and performs XML normalization of new line characters.
.NET FrameworkSupported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
.NET Framework Client ProfileSupported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
Portable Class LibrarySupported in: Portable Class Library
.NET for Windows Store appsSupported in: Windows 8
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1
Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, 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)