Dispose Method

XmlReader.Dispose Method

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Releases the unmanaged resources used by the XmlReader and optionally releases the managed resources.

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

protected virtual void Dispose (
	bool disposing
protected void Dispose (
	boolean disposing
protected function Dispose (
	disposing : boolean



true to release both managed and unmanaged resources; false to release only unmanaged resources.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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