how to read an json format text

Posted on 2014-04-01
Last Modified: 2014-04-01
hi, i am new to this, so i am using an api and the result of some function is this below:

this is an string:

{"id":"MLB550992919","site_id":"uuuu","title":"Produto Teste - Testando ","subtitle":"Subtitulo Do Produvo Vai Aqui","seller_id":11921150,"category_id":"MLB12871","official_store_id":null,"price":11,"base_price":11,"currency_id":"BRL","initial_quantity":10,"available_quantity":10,"sold_quantity":0,"buying_mode":"buy_it_now","listing_type_id":"bronze","start_time":"2014-04-01T00:17:03.091Z","stop_time":"2014-05-31T00:17:03.091Z","end_time":"2014-05-31T00:17:03.091Z","condition":"new","permalink":"","thumbnail":"","secure_thumbnail":"","pictures":[{"id":"MLB6078401592_032014","url":"","secure_url":"https://wwcom/jm/img?s=STC&v=O&f=proccesing_image_pt.jpg","size":"500x500","max_size":"500x500","quality":""}]"date_created":"2014-04-01T00:17:03.310Z","last_updated":"2014-04-01T00:17:03.310Z"}

so, how can i get those variables values from this mess above, what can i use it.
Question by:rafaelrgl
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by:Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]
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this might help, using the framework function Json.Decode:
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by:Éric Moreau
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You need to create a class and use the appropriate component. I have published an article on it. Check

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i am trying but not having success, can you give me sample using my string and return site_id result
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public partial class Form1 : Form
            public Form1()

            private void button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
                  var x = "{'id':'MLB550992919','site_id':'uuuu','title':'Produto Teste - Testando ','subtitle':'Subtitulo Do Produvo Vai Aqui','seller_id':11921150,'category_id':'MLB12871','official_store_id':null,'price':11,'base_price':11,'currency_id':'BRL','initial_quantity':10,'available_quantity':10,'sold_quantity':0,'buying_mode':'buy_it_now','listing_type_id':'bronze','start_time':'2014-04-01T00:17:03.091Z','stop_time':'2014-05-31T00:17:03.091Z','end_time':'2014-05-31T00:17:03.091Z','condition':'new','permalink':'','thumbnail':'','secure_thumbnail':'','pictures':[{'id':'MLB6078401592_032014','url':'','secure_url':'https://wwcom/jm/img?s=STC&v=O&f=proccesing_image_pt.jpg','size':'500x500','max_size':'500x500','quality':''}],'date_created':'2014-04-01T00:17:03.310Z','last_updated':'2014-04-01T00:17:03.310Z'}";
                  DemoClass dc = JsonConvert.DeserializeObject<DemoClass>(x);

                  var r =;

      class DemoClass
            public string id;
            public string site_id;
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by:Éric Moreau
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BTW, your json string was missing a , just before date_created!

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