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XDocument Constructor (XDocument)

Initializes a new instance of the XDocument class from an existing XDocument object.

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

public XDocument(
	XDocument other
)

Parameters

other
Type: System.Xml.Linq.XDocument
The XDocument object that will be copied.

You use this constructor to make a deep copy of an XDocument.

This constructor traverses all nodes and attributes in the document specified in the other parameter, and creates copies of all nodes as it assembles the newly initialized XDocument.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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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