In the Visual Studio 2012 IDE, a new feature is introduce to convert XML document into C# classes as a Serializable type.
In the .NET framework 4.5 there is another Paste Special option is exists in the Edit menu which enables you to copy the XML as C# Classes.
Copy the XML you want to create a class/classes for, place the cursor in a class file on the location you want the code to be added and select the following menu items:
- Paste Special.
- Paste XML as Classes.
And you’re done.
Suppose you have following XML File.
And when you paste the above XML using Paste XML as classes. It will looks like that.