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XmlDictionaryReader.IsLocalName Method (XmlDictionaryString)

Checks whether the parameter, localName, is the local name of the current node.

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

Public Overridable Function IsLocalName ( _
	localName As XmlDictionaryString _
) As Boolean
Dim instance As XmlDictionaryReader
Dim localName As XmlDictionaryString
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = instance.IsLocalName(localName)
public boolean IsLocalName (
	XmlDictionaryString localName
public function IsLocalName (
	localName : XmlDictionaryString
) : boolean
Not applicable.



An XmlDictionaryString that represents the local name of the current node.

Return Value

true if localName matches local name of the current node; otherwise false.

Exception typeCondition


localName is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

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