JavaScriptSerializer.RecursionLimit Property


Gets or sets the limit for constraining the number of object levels to process.

 property int RecursionLimit { int get(); void set(int value); };
public int RecursionLimit { get; set; }
member this.RecursionLimit : int with get, set
Public Property RecursionLimit As Integer

Property Value

The number of object levels. The default is 100.


The property is set to a value that is less than one.


The RecursionLimit property refers to the number of levels in the object hierarchy that JavaScriptSerializer will process in the following cases:

The value of RecursionLimit applies only when you explicitly create an instance of the JavaScriptSerializer class. Use the jsonSerialization element of the configuration file to set the number of object levels to process for the internal serializer instance that is used by the asynchronous communication layer. For more information about the configuration elements for serialization, see How to: Configure ASP.NET Services in Microsoft Ajax.

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