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IStateManager.SaveViewState Method

When implemented by a class, saves the changes to a server control's view state to an Object.

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

Function SaveViewState As Object

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The Object that contains the view state changes.

        ' Implement the SaveViewState method. If the StateBag
        ' that stores the MyItem class's view state contains
        ' a value for the message property and if the value
        ' has changed since the TrackViewState method was last 
        ' called, all view state for this class is deleted, 
        ' using the StateBag.Clear method,and the new value is added.
        Function SaveViewState() As Object Implements IStateManager.SaveViewState
            ' Check whether the message property exists in 
            ' the ViewState property, and if it does, check
            ' whether it has changed since the most recent
            ' TrackViewState method call.
            If Not CType(_viewstate, IDictionary).Contains("message") OrElse _viewstate.IsItemDirty("message") Then
                ' Add the _message property to the StateBag.
                _viewstate.Add("message", _message)
            End If
            Return CType(_viewstate, IStateManager).SaveViewState()
        End Function 'IStateManager.SaveViewState

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.