XContainer::Elements Method (XName^)

 
System_CAPS_noteNote

The .NET API Reference documentation has a new home. Visit the .NET API Browser on docs.microsoft.com to see the new experience.

Returns a filtered collection of the child elements of this element or document, in document order. Only elements that have a matching XName are included in the collection.

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

public:
IEnumerable<XElement^>^ Elements(
	XName^ name
)

Parameters

name
Type: System.Xml.Linq::XName^

The XName to match.

Return Value

Type: System.Collections.Generic::IEnumerable<XElement^>^

An IEnumerable<T> of XElement containing the children of the XContainer that have a matching XName, in document order.

This method uses deferred execution.

The following example creates an XML tree, and then selects several child elements using this axis method.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

This example produces the following output:

<Type2>3</Type2>
<Type2>4</Type2>
<Type2>5</Type2>

The following is the same example, but in this case the XML is in a namespace. For more information, see Working with XML Namespaces.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

This example produces the following output:

<aw:Type2 xmlns:aw="http://www.adventure-works.com">3</aw:Type2>
<aw:Type2 xmlns:aw="http://www.adventure-works.com">4</aw:Type2>
<aw:Type2 xmlns:aw="http://www.adventure-works.com">5</aw:Type2>

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
Return to top
Show: