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DataContractSerializer Constructor (Type, IEnumerable(Of Type))

Initializes a new instance of the DataContractSerializer class to serialize or deserialize an object of the specified type, and a collection of known types that may be present in the object graph.

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

Public Sub New ( _
	type As Type, _
	knownTypes As IEnumerable(Of Type) _


Type: System.Type
The type of the instances that are serialized or deserialized.
Type: System.Collections.Generic.IEnumerable(Of Type)
An IEnumerable(Of T) of Type that contains the types that may be present in the object graph.

Version Notes

Windows Phone

If the type passed in the knownTypes parameter is an implementation of the interface specified in the type parameter, and the interface is not public, Windows Phone throws a SecurityException. On other platforms, serialization occurs with no exception thrown.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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