ConfigurationSection.SerializeSection Method (ConfigurationElement, String, ConfigurationSaveMode)
This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Creates an XML string containing an unmerged view of the ConfigurationSection object as a single section to write to a file.
Assembly: System.Configuration (in System.Configuration.dll)
Protected Friend Overridable Function SerializeSection ( parentElement As ConfigurationElement, name As String, saveMode As ConfigurationSaveMode ) As String
The ConfigurationElement instance to use as the parent when performing the un-merge.
The name of the section to create.
Serialization refers to the transformation of real-time data, contained in an object, to XML format and its storage to a configuration file.
Available since 2.0