OnSerializedAttribute Class

July 28, 2014

When applied to a method, specifies that the method is called after serialization of an object graph.

System.Object
  System.Attribute
    System.Runtime.Serialization.OnSerializedAttribute

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

'Declaration
<AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Method, Inherited := False)> _
Public NotInheritable Class OnSerializedAttribute _
	Inherits Attribute

The OnSerializedAttribute type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodOnSerializedAttributeInitializes a new instance of the OnSerializedAttribute class.
Top

  NameDescription
Public methodEqualsInfrastructure. Returns a value that indicates whether this instance is equal to a specified object. (Inherited from Attribute.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeReturns the hash code for this instance. (Inherited from Attribute.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodMatchWhen overridden in a derived class, returns a value that indicates whether this instance equals a specified object. (Inherited from Attribute.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Top

Use the OnSerializedAttribute class to manipulate the object after serialization has occurred.

To use the OnSerializedAttribute, the method must contain a StreamingContext parameter. The attribute marks the method to be called by the serialization infrastructure, and the StreamingContext provides additional data about the type of serialization taking place. The following code shows an example of how to apply OnSerializedAttribute to a method.

\\ C#
[OnSerializedAttribute()]
internal void RunThisMethod(StreamingContext context)
{ 
    // Code not shown.
}
' Visual Basic
<OnSerializedAttribute()> _
Private Sub RunThisMethod(context As StreamingContext)
    ' Code not shown.
End Sub
NoteNote:

In your code, you can use the word OnSerialized instead of the longer OnSerializedAttribute.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Show:
© 2014 Microsoft