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XmlSerializationReader.GetXsiType Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Gets the value of the xsi:type attribute for the XML element at the current location of the XmlReader.

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

protected XmlQualifiedName GetXsiType()

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlQualifiedName
An XML qualified name that indicates the data type of an XML element.

The protected members of XmlSerializationReader are intended for use only by derived classes that are used internally within the .NET Framework XML serialization infrastructure.

The type attribute from the instance of the XML Schema namespace explicitly specifies the data type of an XML element.

.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.
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