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XmlTextReader.MoveToAttribute Method (String)

Moves to the attribute with the specified name.

Namespace: System.Xml
Assembly: System.Xml (in system.xml.dll)

public override bool MoveToAttribute (
	string name
)
public boolean MoveToAttribute (
	String name
)
public override function MoveToAttribute (
	name : String
) : boolean
Not applicable.

Parameters

name

The qualified name of the attribute.

Return Value

true if the attribute is found; otherwise, false. If false, the reader's position does not change.

NoteNote:

In the Microsoft .NET Framework version 2.0 release, the recommended practice is to create XmlReader instances using the System.Xml.XmlReader.Create method. This allows you to take full advantage of the new features introduced in this release. For more information, see Creating XML Readers.

After calling MoveToAttribute, the Name, NamespaceURI, and Prefix properties reflects the properties of that attribute.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0
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