Gets a surrogate type that is currently active for a given IDataContractSurrogate instance. Surrogates can extend the serialization or deserialization process.
Assembly: System.Runtime.Serialization (in System.Runtime.Serialization.dll)
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
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