ConfigurationSection.SerializeSection(ConfigurationElement, String, ConfigurationSaveMode) ConfigurationSection.SerializeSection(ConfigurationElement, String, ConfigurationSaveMode) ConfigurationSection.SerializeSection(ConfigurationElement, String, ConfigurationSaveMode) ConfigurationSection.SerializeSection(ConfigurationElement, String, ConfigurationSaveMode) Method

Definition

Creates an XML string containing an unmerged view of the ConfigurationSection object as a single section to write to a file.

protected public:
 virtual System::String ^ SerializeSection(System::Configuration::ConfigurationElement ^ parentElement, System::String ^ name, System::Configuration::ConfigurationSaveMode saveMode);
protected internal virtual string SerializeSection (System.Configuration.ConfigurationElement parentElement, string name, System.Configuration.ConfigurationSaveMode saveMode);
abstract member SerializeSection : System.Configuration.ConfigurationElement * string * System.Configuration.ConfigurationSaveMode -> string
override this.SerializeSection : System.Configuration.ConfigurationElement * string * System.Configuration.ConfigurationSaveMode -> string
Protected Friend Overridable Function SerializeSection (parentElement As ConfigurationElement, name As String, saveMode As ConfigurationSaveMode) As String

Parameters

parentElement
ConfigurationElement ConfigurationElement ConfigurationElement ConfigurationElement

The ConfigurationElement instance to use as the parent when performing the un-merge.

name
String String String String

The name of the section to create.

Returns

An XML string containing an unmerged view of the ConfigurationSection object.

Remarks

Serialization refers to the transformation of real-time data, contained in an object, to XML format and its storage to a configuration file.

Applies to