WriteStartAttribute Method (String, String, String)

XmlWriter.WriteStartAttribute Method (String, String, String)

When overridden in a derived class, writes the start of an attribute with the specified prefix, local name, and namespace URI.

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

public abstract void WriteStartAttribute (
	string prefix,
	string localName,
	string ns
public abstract void WriteStartAttribute (
	String prefix, 
	String localName, 
	String ns
public abstract function WriteStartAttribute (
	prefix : String, 
	localName : String, 
	ns : String
Not applicable.



The namespace prefix of the attribute.


The local name of the attribute.


The namespace URI for the attribute.

This method enables you to write a value using multiple Write methods.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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