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ImportXmlType Property

ImportOptions.ImportXmlType Property

Gets or sets a value that determines whether all XML schema types, even those that do not conform to a data contract schema, will be imported.

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

public bool ImportXmlType { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true to import all schema types; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Normally, importing a type that does not conform to a valid data contract schema will fail. However, when this property is set to true, all such types will be imported as types that implement the IXmlSerializable interface.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0

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