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XmlReader.CanReadBinaryContent Property

Gets a value indicating whether the XmlReader implements the binary content read methods.

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

public virtual bool CanReadBinaryContent { get; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_CanReadBinaryContent ()

public function get CanReadBinaryContent () : boolean

Not applicable.

Property Value

true if the binary content read methods are implemented; otherwise false.

The binary content read methods include the ReadContentAsBase64, ReadContentAsBinHex, ReadElementContentAsBase64, and ReadElementContentAsBinHex methods. If this property returns false a NotSupportedException is returned when any of the binary read methods is called.

All Microsoft .NET Framework implementations of the XmlReader class return true for this property.

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, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0