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XmlValidatingReader.MoveToAttribute Method (String, String)

Moves to the attribute with the specified local name and namespace Uniform Resource Identifier (URI).

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

public override bool MoveToAttribute(
	string localName,
	string namespaceURI
)

Parameters

localName
Type: System.String

The local name of the attribute.

namespaceURI
Type: System.String

The namespace URI of the attribute.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the attribute is found; otherwise, false. If false, the position of the reader does not change.

NoteNote:

The XmlValidatingReader class is obsolete in .NET Framework version 2.0. You can create a validating XmlReader instance by using the XmlReaderSettings class and the Create method. For more information, see Validating XML Data with XmlReader.

After calling this method, the Name, NamespaceURI, and Prefix properties reflect the properties of that attribute.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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