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XmlDictionaryReader.IndexOfLocalName Method (XmlDictionaryString[], XmlDictionaryString)

Gets the index of the local name of the current node within an array of names.

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

public virtual int IndexOfLocalName(
	XmlDictionaryString[] localNames,
	XmlDictionaryString namespaceUri


Type: System.Xml.XmlDictionaryString[]
The XmlDictionaryString array of local names to be searched.
Type: System.Xml.XmlDictionaryString
The namespace of current node.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
The index of the local name of the current node within an array of names.


localNames or any of the names in the array is null.


namespaceUri is null.

localNames is an array of XmlDictionaryString, and namespaceUri is an XmlDictionaryString.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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