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XmlDictionaryReader.ReadContentAsChars Method

Reads the content into a char array.

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

virtual int ReadContentAsChars (
	array<wchar_t>^ chars, 
	int offset, 
	int count
public int ReadContentAsChars (
	char[] chars, 
	int offset, 
	int count
public function ReadContentAsChars (
	chars : char[], 
	offset : int, 
	count : int
) : int
Not applicable.



The array into which the characters are put.


The starting index in the array.


The number of characters to put in the array.

Return Value

Number of characters read.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0