ConfigurationSection.DeserializeSection Method (XmlReader)


This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Reads XML from the configuration file.

Namespace:   System.Configuration
Assembly:  System.Configuration (in System.Configuration.dll)

Protected Friend Overridable Sub DeserializeSection (
	reader As XmlReader


Type: System.Xml.XmlReader

The XmlReader object, which reads from the configuration file.

Exception Condition

reader found no elements in the configuration file.

Deserialization refers to the reading of XML data from a configuration file, its transformation into real-time data, and its storage in an object.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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