XElement.Save Method (XmlWriter)

 
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Serialize this element 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 XElement will be written to.

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


                Dim sb As StringBuilder = New StringBuilder()
Dim xws As XmlWriterSettings = New XmlWriterSettings()
xws.OmitXmlDeclaration = True
Using xw = XmlWriter.Create(sb, xws)
    Dim root As XElement = <Root>
                               <Child>child content</Child>
                           </Root>
    root.Save(xw)
End Using
Console.WriteLine(sb.ToString())

This example produces the following output:


<Root><Child>child content</Child></Root>

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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