XComment.Value Property

Gets or sets the string value of this comment.

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

public string Value { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String that contains the string value of this comment.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

The value is null.

Unlike XElement and XAttribute, you cannot retrieve the contents of a comment by casting it to a string. Instead, you must use this property to retrieve the contents.

Setting this property will raise the Changed and the Changing events.

The following example creates a comment node. It then retrieves the contents of the comment node.


StringBuilder output = new StringBuilder();
XComment com = new XComment("This is a comment");
output.Append(com.Value);
output.Append(Environment.NewLine);

OutputTextBlock.Text = output.ToString();


Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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