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XElement.IXmlSerializable.WriteXml Method

Converts an object into its XML representation.

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

Private Sub WriteXml ( _
	writer As XmlWriter _
) Implements IXmlSerializable.WriteXml
Dim instance As XElement 
Dim writer As XmlWriter 

CType(instance, IXmlSerializable).WriteXml(writer)


Type: System.Xml.XmlWriter

The XmlWriter to which this object is serialized.



This method is used internally for marshaling object graphs that contain LINQ to XML objects. For an example of serializing an object graph that contains LINQ to XML objects, see Serializing Object Graphs that Contain XElement Objects.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0