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CanWriteType Method

MediaTypeFormatter.CanWriteType Method (Type)


Queries whether this MediaTypeFormatter can serializean object of the specified type.

Namespace:   System.Net.Http.Formatting
Assembly:  System.Net.Http.Formatting (in System.Net.Http.Formatting.dll)

public abstract bool CanWriteType(
	Type type


Type: System.Type

The type to serialize.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the MediaTypeFormatter can serialize the type; otherwise, false.

Derived classes must implement this method and indicate whether a type can be serialized.

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