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XmlSyndicationContent.ReadContent<TContent> Method (XmlObjectSerializer)

Reads the content of the specified type into the XmlSyndicationContent using the specified serializer.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Syndication
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

public TContent ReadContent<TContent>(
	XmlObjectSerializer dataContractSerializer

Type Parameters


The type of content to read.


Type: System.Runtime.Serialization.XmlObjectSerializer
The XmlObjectSerializer to use.

Return Value

Type: TContent
An object of the specified type.


The input XML cannot be deserialized into the requested type.

On the receive/deserialization side, if the XML syndication content element is an empty XML element, then default(TContent) is returned. If not, the instance of XmlObjectSerializer passed in is used to deserialize the inner XML of XML syndication content element into an instance of TContent.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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