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Problems with XmlSerializer and namespace

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 09, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework
Hi, I am not sure if this is a bug or I am missing something obvious, but I'm having difficulty adding a default namespace when serializing an object using the XmlSerializer.Serialize() function. I am supplying the namespace with an XmlSerializerNamespaces object to the Serialize() function but it just seems to get ignored. Here is the code I am using with a simple example object called Car [Serializable()] public class Car { public Car() { } private string _color; public string Color { get { return _color; } set { _color = value; } } private int _doors; public int NumberOfDoors { get { return _doors; } set { _doors = value; } } private string _model; public string Model { get { return _model; } set { _model = value; } } private string _manufacturer; public string Manufacturer { get { return _manufacturer; } set { _manufacturer = value; } } } And here is the code that I am serializing to a string: //Example namespace to use string nmspace = "http://www.mynamespace.com/Car"; StringBuilder xmlString = new StringBuilder(); StringWriter sw = new StringWrite

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