DataSet.IsBinarySerialized Method

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Inspects the format of the serialized representation of the DataSet.

Namespace: System.Data
Assembly: System.Data (in

Protected Function IsBinarySerialized ( _
	info As SerializationInfo, _
	context As StreamingContext _
) As Boolean
Dim info As SerializationInfo
Dim context As StreamingContext
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = Me.IsBinarySerialized(info, context)
protected boolean IsBinarySerialized (
	SerializationInfo info, 
	StreamingContext context
protected function IsBinarySerialized (
	info : SerializationInfo, 
	context : StreamingContext
) : boolean



The SerializationInfo object.


The StreamingContext object.

Return Value

true if the specified SerializationInfo represents a DataSet serialized in its binary format, false otherwise.

This member supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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