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CreateAttribute Method (String, String)

XmlDocument.CreateAttribute Method (String, String)

Creates an XmlAttribute with the specified qualified name and NamespaceURI.

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

public XmlAttribute CreateAttribute(
	string qualifiedName,
	string namespaceURI
)

Parameters

qualifiedName
Type: System.String

The qualified name of the attribute. If the name contains a colon then the Prefix property will reflect the part of the name preceding the colon and the LocalName property will reflect the part of the name after the colon.

namespaceURI
Type: System.String

The namespaceURI of the attribute. If the qualified name includes a prefix of xmlns, then this parameter must be http://www.w3.org/2000/xmlns/.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlAttribute
The new XmlAttribute.

The XmlAttribute can be added to an XmlElement using the SetAttributeNode method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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