XmlElement.GetElementsByTagName Method (String, String)

 

Returns an XmlNodeList containing a list of all descendant elements that match the specified LocalName and NamespaceURI.

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

public virtual XmlNodeList GetElementsByTagName(
	string localName,
	string namespaceURI
)

Parameters

localName
Type: System.String

The local name to match. The asterisk (*) is a special value that matches all tags.

namespaceURI
Type: System.String

The namespace URI to match.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlNodeList

An XmlNodeList containing a list of all matching nodes. The list is empty if there are no matching nodes.

The nodes are placed in the order in which they would be encountered in a preorder traversal of the XmlElement tree.

System_CAPS_noteNote

It is recommended that you use the XmlNode.SelectNodes or XmlNode.SelectSingleNode method instead of the GetElementsByTagName method.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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