System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatter Class

Provides base functionality for the common language runtime serialization formatters.

See Also: Formatter Members


public abstract class Formatter : IFormatter


System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatter is the abstract base class for all runtime serialization formatters, and provides some helper methods for implementing the System.Runtime.Serialization.IFormatter interface. The System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatter also manages queuing objects for serialization and generating IDs on a per-object basis.


Namespace: System.Runtime.Serialization
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Assembly Versions: 1.0.5000.0,,