XElement.ReplaceAttributes Method

Replaces the attributes of this element with the specified content.

This member is overloaded. For complete information about this member, including syntax, usage, and examples, click a name in the overload list.

  Name Description
Public method ReplaceAttributes(Object) Replaces the attributes of this element with the specified content.
Public method ReplaceAttributes(Object[]) Replaces the attributes of this element with the specified content.
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This method will raise the Changed and the Changing events.

For details about the valid content that can be passed to this function, see Valid Content of XElement and XDocument Objects.

The following example creates an element with three attributes. It then uses this method to replace all of the attributes of the element with a single attribute.

XElement root = new XElement("Root",
    new XAttribute("Att1", 1),
    new XAttribute("Att2", 2),
    new XAttribute("Att3", 3)
);
root.ReplaceAttributes(
    new XAttribute("NewAtt1", 101)
);
Console.WriteLine(root);

This example produces the following output:

<Root NewAtt1="101" />
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