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XamlWriter.Save Method (Object, XmlWriter)

Saves Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) information as the source for a provided XML writer object. The output of the XML writer can then be used to serialize the provided object and its properties.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Markup
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public static void Save(
	Object obj,
	XmlWriter xmlWriter
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System.Object

The element to be serialized. Typically, this is the root element of a page or application.

Type: System.Xml.XmlWriter

Writer to use to write the serialized XAML information.


obj is null -or- manager is null.


the application is not running in full trust.

The serialization enabled by this method has a series of limitations, primarily due to the fact that the serialization enabled is explicitly run-time, and does not have access to possible design-time information in the original Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) (if any). For details, see Serialization Limitations of XamlWriter.Save.

Save is not allowed when running in Partial Trust.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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