Controller.Json Method (Object, JsonRequestBehavior)

Visual Studio 2010

Creates a JsonResult object that serializes the specified object to JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) format using the specified JSON request behavior.

Namespace:  System.Web.Mvc
Assembly:  System.Web.Mvc (in System.Web.Mvc.dll)

protected internal JsonResult Json(
	Object data,
	JsonRequestBehavior behavior


Type: System.Object
The JavaScript object graph to serialize.
Type: System.Web.Mvc.JsonRequestBehavior
The content type (MIME type).

Return Value

Type: System.Web.Mvc.JsonResult
The result object that serializes the specified object to JSON format.

The data in the data parameter must be serializable. The JavaScriptSerializer class is used to serialize the object. The result object that is prepared by this method is written to the response by the MVC framework when the object is executed.