XmlDictionaryReader.IsStartElement Method (XmlDictionaryString, XmlDictionaryString)

Tests whether the first tag is a start tag or empty element tag and if the local name and namespace URI match those of the current node.

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

public virtual bool IsStartElement(
	XmlDictionaryString localName,
	XmlDictionaryString namespaceUri
)

Parameters

localName
Type: System.Xml.XmlDictionaryString

An XmlDictionaryString that represents the local name of the attribute.

namespaceUri
Type: System.Xml.XmlDictionaryString

An XmlDictionaryString that represents the namespace of the attribute.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the first tag in the array is a start tag or empty element tag and matches localName and namespaceUri; otherwise false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

.NET for Windows Store apps

Supported in: Windows 8

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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