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XmlElement.GetElementsByTagName Method (String, String)

Returns an XmlNodeList containing a list of all descendant elements that match the specified LocalName and NamespaceURI.

Namespace:  System.Xml
Assembly:  System.Xml (in System.Xml.dll)

public virtual XmlNodeList GetElementsByTagName(
	string localName,
	string namespaceURI
)

Parameters

localName
Type: System.String
The local name to match. The asterisk (*) is a special value that matches all tags.
namespaceURI
Type: System.String
The namespace URI to match.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlNodeList
An XmlNodeList containing a list of all matching nodes.

The nodes are placed in the order in which they would be encountered in a preorder traversal of the XmlElement tree.

NoteNote

It is recommended that you use the XmlNode.SelectNodes or XmlNode.SelectSingleNode method instead of the GetElementsByTagName method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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

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