XmlRootAttribute Constructor (String)

Initializes a new instance of the XmlRootAttribute class and specifies the name of the XML root element.

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

public XmlRootAttribute(
	string elementName


Type: System.String
The name of the XML root element.

The following example creates an instance of the XmlRootAttribute and uses it to override the serialization of an instance of a class named "Student".


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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