Reads the document data in a file at a specified location in the application sandbox.
- iOS 5.0+
- Mac Catalyst 13.0+
A file URL that identifies the location of the document file in the application sandbox. This file URL is typically the one returned by the
If the document file cannot be read, returns by indirection an error object that encapsulates the reasons why the read operation failed.
true if the read operation succeeds, otherwise
UIDocument subclasses should not need to call this method directly, especially if the entire file is read at once. The default implementation calls
load(from on the queue on which
open(completion was called to provide the
UIDocument subclass with the document data object.
Subclasses that want more control over the reading of the document file—for example, that want to read a large document file incrementally—can override this method. It is not necessary for these subclasses to call the superclass implementation (