XDocument.Save Method (XmlWriter)

 
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Serialize this XDocument to an XmlWriter.

Namespace:   System.Xml.Linq
Assembly:  System.Xml.Linq (in System.Xml.Linq.dll)

Public Sub Save (
	writer As XmlWriter
)

Parameters

writer
Type: System.Xml.XmlWriter

A XmlWriter that the XDocument will be written to.

The following example shows how to save an XDocument to an XmlWriter.


                Dim sb As StringBuilder = New StringBuilder()
Dim xws As XmlWriterSettings = New XmlWriterSettings()
xws.OmitXmlDeclaration = True
xws.Indent = True

Using xw = XmlWriter.Create(sb, xws)
    Dim doc As XDocument = New XDocument(<Child><GrandChild>some content</GrandChild></Child>)
    doc.Save(xw)

End Using

Console.WriteLine(sb.ToString())

This example produces the following output:


                <Child>
  <GrandChild>some content</GrandChild>
</Child>

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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