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XElement.ReplaceAttributes Method (Object)

Replaces the attributes of this element with the specified content.

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

public void ReplaceAttributes(
	Object content
)

Parameters

content
Type: System.Object

The content that will replace the attributes of this element.

This method first removes existing attributes. It then adds the specified content.

For details about the valid content that can be passed to this function, see Valid Content of XElement and XDocument Objects.

This method will raise the Changed and the Changing events.

The following example creates an element with three attributes. It then uses this method to replace all of the attributes of the element with a single attribute.

XElement root = new XElement("Root",
    new XAttribute("Att1", 1),
    new XAttribute("Att2", 2),
    new XAttribute("Att3", 3)
);
root.ReplaceAttributes(
    new XAttribute("NewAtt1", 101)
);
Console.WriteLine(root);

This example produces the following output:

<Root NewAtt1="101" />

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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