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IXmlDictionary Interface

An interface that defines the contract that an Xml dictionary must implement to be used by XmlDictionaryReader and XmlDictionaryWriter implementations.

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

public interface IXmlDictionary

This interface is implemented by XmlDictionary, which is used in Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) to optimize the performance of serialization and deserialization of XML messages. Implement this interface to provide custom XmlDictionaryString management.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5