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SerializerProvider Class

Manages serialization plug-ins created, using ISerializerFactory and SerializerDescriptor, by manufacturers who have their own proprietary serialization formats.


Namespace:  System.Windows.Documents.Serialization
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: Not mapped to an xmlns.

public sealed class SerializerProvider
<SerializerProvider .../>

The SerializerProvider type exposes the following members.

Public methodSerializerProviderInitializes a new instance of the SerializerProvider class.

Public propertyInstalledSerializersGets a collection of the installed plug-in serializers.

Public methodCreateSerializerWriterInitializes an object derived from the abstract SerializerWriter class for the specified Stream that will use the specified descriptor.
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodStatic memberRegisterSerializerRegisters a serializer plug-in.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodStatic memberUnregisterSerializerDeletes a serializer plug-in from the registry.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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

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

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.