serialize Method

Current information about Live Connect is now available in the Windows Live Developer Center. The information in the following sections is provided for legacy purposes only.

Serializes an outgoing application message.

Feature:  Messenger.Core
Namespace:  Microsoft.Live.Messenger.Messaging

var string = instance.serialize(message);


Type: Microsoft.Live.Messenger.Messaging..::.ApplicationMessage
The message to serialize.

The string that is returned is what ultimately gets sent to another contact. The data returned by serialize(ApplicationMessage) must be deserialized on the other end in order to create the message object.

Windows Live Messenger Connect

Supported in: 4.1

Windows Live Messenger Web Toolkit

Supported in: 3.7, 3.5, 3.1, 3.0, 2.5, 2.0, 1.0

Internet Explorer 8.0, Internet Explorer 7.0, Internet Explorer 6.0, Firefox 3.6, Firefox 3.5, Firefox 3.0, Firefox 2.0, Firefox 1.5, Chrome 4.0, Chrome 3.0, Chrome 2.0, Chrome 1.0, Safari 4.0, Safari 3.0, Opera 10.5