Starts the processing of an XML fragment.
Assembly: System.Runtime.Serialization (in System.Runtime.Serialization.dll)
Temporarily starts redirecting the writing of the XML output to the supplied stream until EndFragment is called. If generateSelfContainedTextFragment is true, then the redirected XML output is always text XML and is self-contained in terms of its namespace context. StartFragment() calls cannot be nested.
Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)
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