SecurityElement.IsValidAttributeValue Method (String)


Determines whether a string is a valid attribute value.

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

Public Shared Function IsValidAttributeValue (
	value As String
) As Boolean


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) AndAlso SecurityElement.IsValidAttributeValue(attributeValue) Then

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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