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IsStartElement Method (XmlDictionaryString, XmlDictionaryString)
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XmlDictionaryReader.IsStartElement Method (XmlDictionaryString, XmlDictionaryString)

Tests whether the first tag is a start tag or empty element tag and if the local name and namespace URI match those of the current node.

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

public virtual bool IsStartElement(
	XmlDictionaryString localName,
	XmlDictionaryString namespaceUri
)

Parameters

localName
Type: System.Xml.XmlDictionaryString

An XmlDictionaryString that represents the local name of the attribute.

namespaceUri
Type: System.Xml.XmlDictionaryString

An XmlDictionaryString that represents the namespace of the attribute.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the first tag in the array is a start tag or empty element tag and matches localName and namespaceUri; otherwise false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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