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SerializationInfo.GetChar Method

Retrieves a Unicode character value from the SerializationInfo store.

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

public char GetChar (
	string name
)
public char GetChar (
	String name
)
public function GetChar (
	name : String
) : char

Parameters

name

The name associated with the value to retrieve.

Return Value

The Unicode character associated with name.

Exception typeCondition

ArgumentNullException

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

InvalidCastException

The value associated with name cannot be converted to a Unicode character.

SerializationException

An element with the specified name is not found in the current instance.

If the value is a Unicode character, or can be converted to one, that value is returned; otherwise, a InvalidCastException is thrown. All conversions are done by the IFormatterConverter associated with this SerializationInfo.

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, 1.1, 1.0
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