XmlSerializer.Serialize Method (Object, XmlSerializationWriter)

This method supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Serializes the specified Object and writes the XML document to a file using the specified XmlSerializationWriter.

Namespace: System.Xml.Serialization
Assembly: System.Xml (in system.xml.dll)

virtual void Serialize (
	Object^ o, 
	XmlSerializationWriter^ writer
protected void Serialize (
	Object o, 
	XmlSerializationWriter writer
protected function Serialize (
	o : Object, 
	writer : XmlSerializationWriter



The Object to serialize.


The XmlSerializationWriter used to write the XML document.

Exception typeCondition


Any attempt is made to access the method when the method is not overridden in a descendant class.

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, 1.1, 1.0

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