XmlSerializerImplementation Class

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Defines the reader, writer, and methods for pre-generated, typed serializers.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


Public MustInherit Class XmlSerializerImplementation
public abstract class XmlSerializerImplementation

The XmlSerializerImplementation type exposes the following members.


  Name Description
Protected method XmlSerializerImplementation Initializes a new instance of the XmlSerializerImplementation class.



  Name Description
Public property Reader Gets the XML reader object that is used by the serializer.
Public property Writer Gets the XML writer object for the serializer.
Public property XmlReadMethods Gets the collection of methods that is used to read an XML data stream.
Public property XmlTypedSerializers Gets the collection of typed XML serializers found in the assembly.
Public property XmlWriteMethods Get the collection of methods used to write to an XML data stream.



  Name Description
Public method CanSerialize Gets a value that determines whether a type can be serialized.
Public method Equals(Object) Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method Finalize Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetSerializer Returns a serializer for the specified type.
Public method GetType Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method MemberwiseClone Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method ToString Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)



The methods in this class need to be overridden in a descendant class or they will throw the NotImplementedException.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.