XPathNavigator.MoveTo Method

When overridden in a derived class, moves the XPathNavigator to the same position as the specified XPathNavigator.

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

public abstract bool MoveTo(
	XPathNavigator other


Type: System.Xml.XPath.XPathNavigator

The XPathNavigator positioned on the node that you want to move to.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
Returns true if the XPathNavigator is successful moving to the same position as the specified XPathNavigator; otherwise, false. If false, the position of the XPathNavigator is unchanged.

This method always returns true if the XPathNavigator specified is an XPathNavigator that shares the same implementation and points at the same document instance as the current XPathNavigator.

This method always returns false if the XPathNavigator specified is an XPathNavigator that has a different implementation than the current 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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