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XmlReader.IsName Method

Gets a value indicating whether the string argument is a valid XML name.

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

public static bool IsName(
	string str
)

Parameters

str
Type: System.String
The name to validate.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the name is valid; otherwise, false.

ExceptionCondition
NullReferenceException

The str value is null.

This method uses the W3C XML 1.0 Recommendation to determine whether the name is valid.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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