Create Method (TextReader, XmlReaderSettings)

XmlReader.Create Method (TextReader, XmlReaderSettings)

Creates a new XmlReader instance using the specified TextReader and XmlReaderSettings objects.

Namespace:  System.Xml
Assembly:  System.Xml (in System.Xml.dll)

public static XmlReader Create(
	TextReader input,
	XmlReaderSettings settings


Type: System.IO.TextReader
The TextReader from which to read the XML data. Because a TextReader returns a stream of Unicode characters, the encoding specified in the XML declaration is not used by the XmlReader to decode the data stream
Type: System.Xml.XmlReaderSettings
The XmlReaderSettings object used to configure the new XmlReader. This value can be null.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlReader
An XmlReader object to read XML data.


The input value is null.

For information on working with resolvers, see Working with XmlXapResolver, Working with XmlPreloadedResolver.


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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