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XmlDictionaryReader.ReadString Method

Reads the contents of the current node into a string.

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

public override string ReadString()

Return Value

Type: System.String
A string that contains the contents of the current node.


Unable to read the contents of the current node.


Maximum allowed string length exceeded.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0