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XmlSerializationReader.ToEnum Method

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

Produces a numeric enumeration value from a string that consists of delimited identifiers that represent constants from the enumerator list.

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

protected static long ToEnum (
	string value,
	Hashtable h,
	string typeName
protected static long ToEnum (
	String value, 
	Hashtable h, 
	String typeName
protected static function ToEnum (
	value : String, 
	h : Hashtable, 
	typeName : String
) : long



A string that consists of delimited identifiers where each identifier represents a constant from the set enumerator list.


A Hashtable that consists of the identifiers as keys and the constants as integral numbers.


The name of the enumeration type.

Return Value

A long value that consists of the enumeration value as a series of bitwise OR operations.

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 ToEnum method is static.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0