Writes resources in an XML resource (.resx) file or an output stream.
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)
The writes resources in XML format. To write a binary resource file, use ResourceWriter.
Resources are specified as name/value pairs using the AddResource method. Resource names are case-sensitive when used for lookups; but to more easily support authoring tools and help eliminate bugs, does not allow a.resx file to have names that vary only by case.
To create a.resx file, create a with a unique file name, call AddResource at least once, call Generate to write the resources file to disk, and then call Close to close the file. Calling Close will implicitly Generate the file if required.
The resources are not necessarily written in the same order they were added.
For more information on the format of a.resx file, see Resources in .Resx File Format.
This class contains a link demand and an inheritance demand at the class level that applies to all members. A SecurityException is thrown when either the immediate caller or the derived class does not have full-trust permission. For details about security demands, see Link Demands and Inheritance Demands.
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98
The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.