<system.runtime.serialization>

Represents the root element for the System.Runtime.Serialization namespace section and contains elements for setting options of the DataContractSerializer.

system.runtime.serialization

Syntax

<configuration>  
  <system.runtime.serialization>  
    <dataContractSerializer ignoreExtensionDataObject="Boolean"  
      maxItemsInObjectGraph="Integer">  
      <declaredTypes>  
        <add type="String ">  
          <knownType type="String">  
             <parameter index="Integer"/>  
          </knownType>  
        </add>  
      </declaredTypes>  
    <dataContractSerializer>  
  </system.runtime.serialization>  
</configuration>  

Attributes and Elements

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements

Attributes

None.

Child Elements

Element Description
<dataContractSerializer> Enables addition of known types to be used when deserialization.

Parent Elements

Element Description
<configuration> Element The top level element for configuration.

See Also

System.Runtime.Serialization
Using Data Contracts
Data Contract Known Types