XmlReader::Settings Property

Gets the XmlReaderSettings object used to create this XmlReader instance.

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

public:
virtual property XmlReaderSettings^ Settings {
	XmlReaderSettings^ get ();
}

Property Value

Type: System.Xml::XmlReaderSettings
The XmlReaderSettings object used to create this reader instance. If this reader was not created using the Create method, this property returns nullptr.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

An XmlReader method was called before a previous asynchronous operation finished. In this case, InvalidOperationException is thrown with the message “An asynchronous operation is already in progress.”

Security noteSecurity Note

The XmlReaderSettings object can contain sensitive information such as user credentials. Applications must be careful when caching this object or passing it to another component.

The XmlReaderSettings class is used to specify the set of features to support on the created reader instance. The XmlReaderSettings object returned by this property cannot be modified. Any attempt to change individual settings results in an exception being thrown.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

.NET for Windows Store apps

Supported in: Windows 8

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, 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)

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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