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Message.WriteMessage Method (XmlDictionaryWriter)

Serializes the entire message using the specified XmlDictionaryWriter.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Channels
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

public void WriteMessage(
	XmlDictionaryWriter writer


Type: System.Xml.XmlDictionaryWriter

An XmlDictionaryWriter object to be used to write the message.


writer is null.


The message is closed.


The message has been copied, read or written.

This method serializes the entire message. Once a message is written, it cannot be rewritten unless a MessageBuffer instance exists for the message.

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

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, 3.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5