BinaryFormatter in Silverlight

I am building a WCF RIA service used for Silverlight application. I am using BinaryFormatter.Serialize() to serialize my data to binary array before sending back to client side (silver light).

However, Silverlight 4 doesn't support BinaryFormatter yet, could you advise how to deserialize a byte array back to object at client side as BinaryFormatter.Deserialize() does at service side.

Thanks

-------------Problems Reply------------

I found some links that might help you:

  • Check this project out: http://whydoidoit.com/silverlight-serializer/
  • Silverlight 3.0 Binary Serialization Support?
  • http://www.codeproject.com/KB/silverlight/bin_ser_in_silverlight.aspx

    • "In Silverlight, there is no choice if you want to use binary serialization. As there is no BinaryFormatter in Silverlight, the only solution is sharpSerializer."
Category:silverlight Views:1 Time:2011-12-20

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