BinaryFormatter.Context Property

Gets or sets the StreamingContext for this formatter.

Namespace:  System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatters.Binary
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public StreamingContext Context { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Runtime.Serialization.StreamingContext
The streaming context to use with this formatter.

Implements

IFormatter.Context

The StreamingContext provides an enumeration that describes the source and the destination for a given serialized stream, as well as a way for serialization to retain that context and an additional caller-defined context.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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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