Document Property
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XObject.Document Property


Gets the XDocument for this XObject.

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

public XDocument Document { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Xml.Linq.XDocument

The XDocument for this XObject.

The following example creates a document with some complex content. It then uses this property to retrieve the document for the Child element.

XDocument doc = new XDocument(
    new XComment("A comment in the document."),
    new XElement("Root",
        new XElement("Child", "content")
XElement child = doc.Descendants("Child").First();
XDocument documentOfChild = child.Document;

This example produces the following output:

<!--A comment in the document.-->

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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