Serialize Method (Stream, Object, Header[])
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SoapFormatter.Serialize Method (Stream, Object, Header[])

Serializes an object or graph of objects with the specified root to the given Stream in the SOAP Remote Procedure Call (RPC) format.

Namespace:  System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatters.Soap
Assembly:  System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatters.Soap (in System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatters.Soap.dll)

public void Serialize(
	Stream serializationStream,
	Object graph,
	Header[] headers


Type: System.IO.Stream

The stream onto which the formatter puts the data to serialize.

Type: System.Object

The object or root of the object graph to serialize. All child objects of this root object are automatically serialized.

Type: System.Runtime.Remoting.Messaging.Header[]

Remoting headers to include in the serialization. Can be null.


IRemotingFormatter.Serialize(Stream, Object, Header[])


serializationStream is null.

Headers are used only for specific remoting applications.

TimeSpan objects are serialized according to the ISO 8601: 1998 section "Alternative" standard.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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