XElement Explicit Conversion (XElement to Nullable<DateTimeOffset>)

equivalentCodeEntityop_Explicit(X Element element )

Cast the value of this XElement to a Nullable<'T> of DateTimeOffset.

This API is not CLS-compliant.

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

F# does not support this operator


Type: System.Xml.Linq.XElement

The XElement to cast to an Nullable<'T> of DateTimeOffset.

Return Value

Type: System.Nullable<DateTimeOffset>

A Nullable<'T> of DateTimeOffset that contains the content of this XElement.

Exception Condition

The element does not contain a valid DateTimeOffset value.

This conversion operator uses the XmlConvert class to do the conversion.

The following example creates an element with date and time content. It then casts to Nullable<'T> of DateTimeOffset to retrieve the value.

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This example produces the following output:

dt=10/6/2006 12:30:00 PM -07:00

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