XmlReader.Create Method (TextReader)
Creates a new XmlReader instance by using the specified text reader.
Assembly: System.Xml (in System.Xml.dll)
- Type: System.IO.TextReader
The text reader from which to read the XML data. A text reader returns a stream of Unicode characters, so the encoding specified in the XML declaration is not used by the XML reader to decode the data stream.
Return ValueType: System.Xml.XmlReader
An object that is used to read the XML data in the stream.
The input value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
An XmlReaderSettings object with default settings is used to create the reader. If you wish to specify the features to support on the created reader, use the overload that takes an XmlReaderSettings object as one of its arguments, and pass in an XmlReaderSettings object with the correct settings.
A default XmlUrlResolver with no credentials is used to access any external resources such as a document type definition (DTD), entities, schemas, and so on.
Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5.2, no default XmlUrlResolver is provided. If you’re solution targets the.NET Framework 4.5.2, specify an XmlResolver using the XmlReaderSettings.XmlResolver property.
The created XmlReader object expands entity references and performs XML normalization of new line characters.
.NET FrameworkSupported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
.NET Framework Client ProfileSupported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
XNA FrameworkSupported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
Portable Class LibrarySupported in: Portable Class Library
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1
Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8