IFormatter.Context Property


Gets or sets the StreamingContext used for serialization and deserialization.

 property System::Runtime::Serialization::StreamingContext Context { System::Runtime::Serialization::StreamingContext get(); void set(System::Runtime::Serialization::StreamingContext value); };
public System.Runtime.Serialization.StreamingContext Context { get; set; }
member this.Context : System.Runtime.Serialization.StreamingContext with get, set
Public Property Context As StreamingContext

Property Value

The StreamingContext used for serialization and deserialization.


The value of this property is passed to any object implementing ISerializable or ISerializationSurrogate. The StreamingContext indicates the destination (during serialization) or the source (during deserialization) of the data. An object implementing ISerializable can alter the data that it transmits depending on value of the Context.

Applies to