XmlSerializer.CanDeserialize Method (XmlReader)

 

Gets a value that indicates whether this XmlSerializer can deserialize a specified XML document.

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

abstract CanDeserialize : 
        xmlReader:XmlReader -> bool
override CanDeserialize : 
        xmlReader:XmlReader -> bool

Parameters

xmlReader
Type: System.Xml.XmlReader

An XmlReader that points to the document to deserialize.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if this XmlSerializer can deserialize the object that the XmlReader points to; otherwise, false.

The following example calls the CanDeserialize method to check whether an XML document can be deserialized.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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