XmlWriter.Settings Property

Gets the XmlWriterSettings object used to create this XmlWriter instance.

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

public virtual XmlWriterSettings Settings { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlWriterSettings
The XmlWriterSettings object used to create this writer instance. If this writer was not created using the Create method, this property returns null.

The XmlWriterSettings class is used to specify the set of features to support on the created writer instance. The XmlWriterSettings object returned by the Settings property cannot be modified. Any attempt to change individual settings results in an exception being thrown.

For more information, see Creating XML Writers.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

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.
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