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Formatter.Binder Property

When overridden in a derived class, gets or sets the SerializationBinder used with the current formatter.

Namespace:  System.Runtime.Serialization
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public abstract SerializationBinder Binder { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Runtime.Serialization.SerializationBinder
The SerializationBinder used with the current formatter.



The SerializationBinder performs lookups for types from the type names passed during deserialization. If no SerializationBinder is set, a default is used.

Notes to Inheritors

You must implement this property in a derived class.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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