XNode.Ancestors Method (XName)
Returns a filtered collection of the ancestor elements of this node. Only elements that have a matching XName are included in the collection.
Assemblies: System.Xml.XDocument (in System.Xml.XDocument.dll)
System.Xml.Linq (in System.Xml.Linq.dll)
Return ValueType: System.Collections.Generic.IEnumerable(XElement)
An IEnumerable(T) of XElement of the ancestor elements of this node. Only elements that have a matching XName are included in the collection.
The nodes in the returned collection are in reverse document order.
This method uses deferred execution.
.NET FrameworkSupported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5
.NET Framework Client ProfileSupported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
XNA FrameworkSupported in: 3.0
.NET for Windows Phone appsSupported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8
Portable Class LibrarySupported in: Portable Class Library