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XmlDictionaryReader.ReadString Method (Int32)

Reads the contents of the current node into a string with a given maximum length.

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

protected string ReadString (
	int maxStringContentLength
protected String ReadString (
	int maxStringContentLength
protected function ReadString (
	maxStringContentLength : int
) : String
Not applicable.



Maximum allowed string length.

Return Value

A string that contains the contents of the current node.

Exception typeCondition


Unable to read the contents of the current node.


Maximum allowed string length exceeded.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0