SerializationInfo.GetBoolean(String) Method

Definition

Retrieves a Boolean value from the SerializationInfo store.

public:
 bool GetBoolean(System::String ^ name);
public bool GetBoolean (string name);
member this.GetBoolean : string -> bool
Public Function GetBoolean (name As String) As Boolean

Parameters

name
String

The name associated with the value to retrieve.

Returns

Boolean

The Boolean value associated with name.

Exceptions

name is null.

The value associated with name cannot be converted to a Boolean value.

An element with the specified name is not found in the current instance.

Remarks

If the value is a Boolean, or can be converted to one, that value is returned; otherwise, a InvalidCastException is thrown. All conversions are done by the IFormatterConverter associated with this SerializationInfo.

Applies to