ProfilePropertySettings.SerializeAs Property


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Gets or sets the serialization method used for the associated property in the dynamically generated ProfileCommon class.

Namespace:   System.Web.Configuration
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("serializeAs", DefaultValue = SerializationMode.ProviderSpecific)]
public SerializationMode SerializeAs { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Web.Configuration.SerializationMode

One of the SerializationMode values. The default is ProviderSpecific.

For more information about profile properties, see ASP.NET Profile Properties Overview.

The following code example shows how to use the SerializeAs property. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the ProfileSection class.

// Get the current SerializeAs property value.
    "Current SerializeAs value: '{0}'", profilePropertySettings.SerializeAs);

// Set the SerializeAs property to SerializationMode.Binary.
profilePropertySettings.SerializeAs = SerializationMode.Binary;

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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