XmlWriterSettings Constructor
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XmlWriterSettings Constructor ()

 

Initializes a new instance of the XmlWriterSettings class.

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

public XmlWriterSettings()

The following table shows initial property values for an instance of XmlWriterSettings.

Property

Initial Value

Async

false.

CheckCharacters

true.

CloseOutput

false.

ConformanceLevel

Document.

Encoding

Encoding.UTF8.

Indent

false.

IndentChars

Two spaces.

NewLineChars

\r\n (carriage return, new line).

NewLineHandling

Replace.

NewLineOnAttributes

false.

OmitXmlDeclaration

false.

WriteEndDocumentOnClose

true.

The following example creates an XmlWriter object that uses the TAB character for indentation.

using System;
using System.IO;
using System.Xml;
using System.Text;

public class Sample {

  public static void Main() {

    XmlWriter writer = null;

    try {

       // Create an XmlWriterSettings object with the correct options. 
       XmlWriterSettings settings = new XmlWriterSettings();
       settings.Indent = true;
       settings.IndentChars = ("\t");
       settings.OmitXmlDeclaration = true;

       // Create the XmlWriter object and write some content.
       writer = XmlWriter.Create("data.xml", settings);
       writer.WriteStartElement("book");
       writer.WriteElementString("item", "tesing");
       writer.WriteEndElement();

       writer.Flush();

     } 
     finally  {
        if (writer != null)
          writer.Close();
     }
  } 
} 

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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