XNamespace.GetName Method

Returns an XName object created from this XNamespace and the specified local name.

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

public XName GetName(
	string localName


Type: System.String
A String that contains a local name.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.Linq.XName
An XName created from this XNamespace and the specified local name.

The returned XName object is guaranteed to be atomic (that is, it is the only one in the system for a specific expanded name).

The following example uses this property to retrieve an XName.

StringBuilder output = new StringBuilder();
XNamespace aw = "http://www.adventure-works.com";
XName name = aw.GetName("Root");
output.Append("" + name + Environment.NewLine);

OutputTextBlock.Text = output.ToString();


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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