XElement.Load Method (Stream, LoadOptions)
Creates a new XElement instance by using the specified stream, optionally preserving white space, setting the base URI, and retaining line information.
Assembly: System.Xml.Linq (in System.Xml.Linq.dll)
The stream containing the XML data.
LINQ to XML's loading functionality is built upon XmlReader. Therefore, you might catch any exceptions that are thrown by the XmlReader.Create overload methods and the XmlReader methods that read and parse the document.
If you have to modify XmlReaderSettings, following these steps:
Available since 8
Available since 4.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Available since 8.1