DependencyObject.ShouldSerializeProperty Method

Returns a value that indicates whether serialization processes should serialize the value for the provided dependency property.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)

'Declaration
Protected Friend Overridable Function ShouldSerializeProperty ( _
	dp As DependencyProperty _
) As Boolean

Parameters

dp
Type: System.Windows.DependencyProperty

The identifier for the dependency property that should be serialized.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the dependency property that is supplied should be value-serialized; otherwise, false.

The default implementation returns true for all cases in which a dependency property had a local value established on the DependencyObject.

Notes to Inheritors

Overrides for this method might handle specific dependency properties differently.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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