SecurityElement::IsValidAttributeValue Method (String^)


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Determines whether a string is a valid attribute value.

Namespace:   System.Security
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

static bool IsValidAttributeValue(
	String^ value


Type: System::String^

The attribute value to test for validity.

Return Value

Type: System::Boolean

true if the value parameter is a valid XML attribute value; otherwise, false.

This method can be used to test an attribute before adding it to a security element.

The following code shows the use of the IsValidAttributeValue method to determine whether a string is a valid attribute value. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the SecurityElement class.

if ( SecurityElement::IsValidAttributeName( attributeName ) &&
       SecurityElement::IsValidAttributeValue( attributeValue ) )

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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