DataContractJsonSerializer.IsStartObject Method (XmlReader)


Determines whether the XmlReader is positioned on an object that can be deserialized.

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

Public Overrides Function IsStartObject (
	reader As XmlReader
) As Boolean


Type: System.Xml.XmlReader

The XmlReader used to read the XML stream.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the reader is positioned correctly; otherwise, false.

This method checks whether the reader is positioned on an element that can be deserialized, and returns true if it is. To return true, the found element must have the expected name.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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