Load Method (TextReader)

XDocument.Load Method (TextReader)


Creates a new XDocument from a TextReader.

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

static member Load : 
        textReader:TextReader -> XDocument


Type: System.IO.TextReader

A TextReader that contains the content for the XDocument.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.Linq.XDocument

An XDocument that contains the contents of the specified TextReader.

LINQ to XML's loading functionality is built upon XmlReader. Therefore, you might catch any exceptions that are thrown by the XmlReader.Create overload methods and the XmlReader methods that read and parse the document.

The following example creates a document from a StringReader.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

This example produces the following output:


Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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