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.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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