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XmlSchemaElement.RefName Property

Gets or sets the reference name of an element declared in this schema (or another schema indicated by the specified namespace).

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

public XmlQualifiedName RefName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlQualifiedName
The reference name of the element.

The RefName must be a QName. The RefName can include a namespace prefix. If RefName attribute is present, all complexType, simpleType, key, keyref, unique, nillable, default, fixed, form, block, and type must be absent. If RefName is present, minOccurs, maxOccurs, and id are allowed. To declare an element using an existing element definition, use the RefName attribute to specify the existing element definition.

The value cannot be set if the containing element is the schema element.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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