Text Property
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SecurityElement.Text Property


Gets or sets the text within an XML element.

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

Public Property Text As String

Property Value

Type: System.String

The value of the text within an XML element.

Exception Condition

The text is not valid in XML.

The text should not contain XML special characters. Use Escape to remove invalid characters from the string.

If a SecurityElement contains both Text and Children, Text will appear first.

The following code shows the use of the Text property to get the text of an XML element. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the SecurityElement class.

Dim xmlTreeDescription As String = xmlElement.Text

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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