XmlReader.GetAttribute Method (Int32)

When overridden in a derived class, gets the value of the attribute with the specified index.

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

Public MustOverride Function GetAttribute ( _
	i As Integer _
) As String
Dim instance As XmlReader
Dim i As Integer
Dim returnValue As String

returnValue = instance.GetAttribute(i)
public abstract String GetAttribute (
	int i
public abstract function GetAttribute (
	i : int
) : String



The index of the attribute. The index is zero-based. (The first attribute has index 0.)

Return Value

The value of the specified attribute. This method does not move the reader.

The following example gets the value of the third attribute.

Dim isbn As String = reader.GetAttribute(2)

Windows 98, Windows 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 .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0