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


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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)

abstract Serialize : 
        serializationStream:Stream *
        graph:Object *
        headers:Header[] -> unit
override Serialize : 
        serializationStream:Stream *
        graph:Object *
        headers:Header[] -> unit


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.

Exception Condition

serializationStream is null.

Headers are used only for specific remoting applications.

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

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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