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XamlReader.Load Method (Stream, ParserContext)

Reads the XAML markup in the specified Stream and returns an object that corresponds to the root object of the specified markup.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Markup
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public static Object Load(
	Stream stream,
	ParserContext parserContext
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System.IO.Stream

The stream that contains the markup to load.

Type: System.Windows.Markup.ParserContext

Context information used by the parser.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The object that is the root of the deserialized tree.


stream is null.


parserContext is null.

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