XmlTextReader.MoveToAttribute Method (String)


Moves to the attribute with the specified name.

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

public override bool MoveToAttribute(
	string name


Type: System.String

The qualified name of the attribute.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the attribute is found; otherwise, false. If false, the reader's position does not change.


Starting with the .NET Framework 2.0, we recommend that you create XmlReader instances by using the XmlReader.Create method to take advantage of new functionality.

After calling MoveToAttribute, the Name, NamespaceURI, and Prefix properties reflects the properties of that attribute.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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