XElement.HasElements Property

 

Gets a value indicating whether this element has at least one child element.

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

Public ReadOnly Property HasElements As Boolean

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if this element has at least one child element; otherwise false.

The following example uses this property.


                Dim xmlTree1 As XElement = _ 
        <Root>
            <Child>1</Child>
        </Root>
Console.WriteLine(xmlTree1.HasElements)

Dim xmlTree2 As XElement = <Root>contents</Root>
Console.WriteLine(xmlTree2.HasElements)

This example produces the following output:


                True
False

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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