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DataKey.SaveViewState Method

Saves the current view state of the DataKey object.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

protected virtual Object SaveViewState()

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An Object that contains the saved state of the DataKey object.

The SaveViewState method is a helper method used by the DataKey class to save the state of the object.


This method is used primarily by control developers.

Notes to Inheritors

When extending the DataKey class, you can override this method to implement your own routine to save the view state for the object.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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