XML in Visual Basic


Updated: July 20, 2015

For the latest documentation on Visual Studio 2017 RC, see Visual Studio 2017 RC Documentation.

Visual Basic provides integrated language support that enables it to interact with LINQ to XML.

The topics in this section introduce using LINQ to XML with Visual Basic.

Overview of LINQ to XML in Visual BasicDescribes how Visual Basic supports LINQ to XML.
Creating XML in Visual BasicDescribes how to create XML literal objects by using LINQ to XML.
Manipulating XML in Visual BasicDescribes how to load and parse XML by using Visual Basic.
Accessing XML in Visual BasicDescribes the XML axis properties and LINQ to XML methods for accessing XML elements and attributes.
XML IntelliSense in Visual BasicDescribes the IntelliSense capabilities provided with Visual Basic.

XML Literals
XML Axis Properties