GetObjectData Method
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OperatingSystem.GetObjectData Method

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

Populates a System.Runtime.Serialization.SerializationInfo object with the data necessary to deserialize this instance.

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

public void GetObjectData (
	SerializationInfo info,
	StreamingContext context
public final void GetObjectData (
	SerializationInfo info, 
	StreamingContext context
public final function GetObjectData (
	info : SerializationInfo, 
	context : StreamingContext



The object to populate with serialization information.


The place to store and retrieve serialized data. Reserved for future use.

Exception typeCondition


info is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

The context parameter is reserved for future use; it is currently not implemented in the GetObjectData method.

For more information, see the SerializationInfo.AddValue method.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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

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