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MediaTypeFormatter.CanReadType Method

Queries whether this MediaTypeFormatter can deserializean object of the specified type.

Namespace:  System.Net.Http.Formatting
Assembly:  System.Net.Http.Formatting (in System.Net.Http.Formatting.dll)

public abstract bool CanReadType(
	Type type


Type: System.Type
The type to deserialize.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the MediaTypeFormatter can deserialize the type; otherwise, false.

Derived classes must implement this method and indicate whether a type can be deserialized.

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