Implicit Conversion (String to XName)
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XName Implicit Conversion (String to XName)

 
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Converts a string formatted as an expanded XML name (that is,{namespace}localname) to an XName object.

This API is not CLS-compliant.

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

F# does not support this operator

Parameters

expandedName
Type: System.String

A string that contains an expanded XML name in the format {namespace}localname.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.Linq.XName

An XName object constructed from the expanded name.

You are using this implicit operator when you create an XElement or XAttribute by passing a string to the appropriate constructor.

The following example creates an XName by assigning a string to it, which invokes this implicit conversion operator.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

This example produces the following output:

<Root xmlns="http://www.adventure-works.com">content</Root>
<Root xmlns="http://www.adventure-works.com">content</Root>

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.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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