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DependencyObjectShouldSerializeProperty Method

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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)

protected internal virtual bool ShouldSerializeProperty(
	DependencyProperty dp
public protected:
virtual bool ShouldSerializeProperty(
	DependencyProperty^ dp
abstract ShouldSerializeProperty : 
        dp:DependencyProperty -> bool
override ShouldSerializeProperty : 
        dp:DependencyProperty -> bool
Protected Friend Overridable Function ShouldSerializeProperty (
	dp As DependencyProperty
) As Boolean



The identifier for the dependency property that should be serialized.

Return Value


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
Available since 3.0
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