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DataSet.IsBinarySerialized Method

Inspects the format of the serialized representation of the DataSet.

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

bool IsBinarySerialized (
	SerializationInfo^ info, 
	StreamingContext context
protected boolean IsBinarySerialized (
	SerializationInfo info, 
	StreamingContext context
protected function IsBinarySerialized (
	info : SerializationInfo, 
	context : StreamingContext
) : boolean
Not applicable.



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 Server 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 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, 2.0