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XmlNode.Value Property

Gets or sets the value of the node.

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

public virtual string Value { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_Value ()

/** @property */
public void set_Value (String value)

public function get Value () : String

public function set Value (value : String)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The value returned depends on the NodeType of the node:

Type

Value

Attribute

The value of the attribute.

CDATASection

The content of the CDATA Section.

Comment

The content of the comment.

Document

a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

DocumentFragment

a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

DocumentType

a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Element

a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic). You can use the XmlElement.InnerText or XmlElement.InnerXml properties to access the value of the element node.

Entity

a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

EntityReference

a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Notation

a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

ProcessingInstruction

The entire content excluding the target.

Text

The content of the text node.

SignificantWhitespace

The white space characters. White space can consist of one or more space characters, carriage returns, line feeds, or tabs.

Whitespace

The white space characters. White space can consist of one or more space characters, carriage returns, line feeds, or tabs.

XmlDeclaration

The content of the declaration (that is, everything between <?xml and ?>).

Exception typeCondition

ArgumentException

Setting the value of a node that is read-only.

InvalidOperationException

Setting the value of a node that is not supposed to have a value (for example, an Element node).

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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