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XmlDictionaryWriter.CreateBinaryWriter Method (Stream, IXmlDictionary, XmlBinaryWriterSession, Boolean)

Creates an instance of XmlDictionaryWriter that writes binary XML format.

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

public static XmlDictionaryWriter CreateBinaryWriter(
	Stream stream,
	IXmlDictionary dictionary,
	XmlBinaryWriterSession session,
	bool ownsStream


Type: System.IO.Stream
The stream from which to read.
Type: System.Xml.IXmlDictionary
The XmlDictionary to use as the shared dictionary.
Type: System.Xml.XmlBinaryWriterSession
The XmlBinaryWriterSession to use.
Type: System.Boolean
If true, stream is closed by the writer when done; otherwise false.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlDictionaryWriter
An instance of XmlDictionaryWriter.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.