Writes the outer tags of this configuration element to the configuration file when implemented in a derived class.
Assembly: System.Configuration (in System.Configuration.dll)
'Declaration Protected Friend Overridable Function SerializeToXmlElement ( _ writer As XmlWriter, _ elementName As String _ ) As Boolean
Return ValueType: System.Boolean
true if writing was successful; otherwise, false.
The method is called after the call to the Unmerge method during serialization. The method writes out the contents of the configuration element between the beginning and ending tags of the element. Override to provide a custom serialization method.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
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