XmlReader.CanResolveEntity Property

Gets a value indicating whether this reader can parse and resolve entities.

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

public virtual bool CanResolveEntity { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the reader can parse and resolve entities; otherwise, false.

This property always returns false for implementations of XmlReader that do not support DTD information. In this case, calling ResolveEntity throws an exception.

.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

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

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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