WriteXmlSchema Method (XmlWriter)

DataTable.WriteXmlSchema Method (XmlWriter)

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

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

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

public void WriteXmlSchema (
	XmlWriter writer
public void WriteXmlSchema (
	XmlWriter writer
public function WriteXmlSchema (
	writer : XmlWriter



The XmlWriter to use.

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.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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