DataTable.WriteXmlSchema Method (TextWriter)

Writes the current data structure of the DataTable as an XML schema using the specified TextWriter.

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

public void WriteXmlSchema(
	TextWriter writer
)

Parameters

writer
Type: System.IO.TextWriter

The TextWriter with which to write.

Use the WriteXmlSchema method to write the schema for a DataTable to an XML document. The schema includes table, relation, and constraint definitions.

The XML schema is written using the XSD standard.

To write the data to an XML document, use the WriteXml method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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