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DataContractSerializer.IsStartObject Method (XmlReader)

Determines whether the XmlReader is positioned on an object that can be deserialized.

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

'Declaration
Public Overrides Function IsStartObject ( _
	reader As XmlReader _
) As Boolean

Parameters

reader
Type: System.Xml.XmlReader
The XmlReader used to read the XML stream.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the reader is at the start element of the stream to read; otherwise, false.

.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.
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