XPathNavigator.GetAttribute Method

Gets the value of the attribute with the specified local name and namespace URI.

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

public virtual string GetAttribute(
	string localName,
	string namespaceURI
)

Parameters

localName
Type: System.String

The local name of the attribute.

namespaceURI
Type: System.String

The namespace URI of the attribute.

Return Value

Type: System.String
A String that contains the value of the specified attribute; String.Empty if a matching attribute is not found, or if the XPathNavigator is not positioned on an element node.

The XPathNavigator must be positioned on an element node before calling the GetAttribute method.

This method has no effect on the state of the XPathNavigator.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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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