XmlSchemaMinInclusiveFacet Class

Represents the minInclusive element from XML Schema as specified by the . This class can be used to specify a restriction on the minimum value of a simpleType element. The element value must be greater than or equal to the value of the minInclusive element.

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

public class XmlSchemaMinInclusiveFacet : XmlSchemaFacet
public class XmlSchemaMinInclusiveFacet extends XmlSchemaFacet
public class XmlSchemaMinInclusiveFacet extends XmlSchemaFacet
Not applicable.

The following example shows the use of the XmlSchemaMinInclusiveFacet class.

using System;
using System.Xml;
using System.Xml.Schema;

class XMLSchemaExamples
    public static void Main()

        XmlSchema schema = new XmlSchema();

        // <xs:simpleType name="OrderQuantityType">
        XmlSchemaSimpleType OrderQuantityType = new XmlSchemaSimpleType();
        OrderQuantityType.Name = "OrderQuantityType";

        // <xs:restriction base="xs:int">
        XmlSchemaSimpleTypeRestriction restriction = new XmlSchemaSimpleTypeRestriction();
        restriction.BaseTypeName = new XmlQualifiedName("int", "http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema");

        // <xs:minInclusive value="5"/>
        XmlSchemaMinInclusiveFacet minInclusive = new XmlSchemaMinInclusiveFacet();
        minInclusive.Value = "5";

        OrderQuantityType.Content = restriction;


        // <xs:element name="item">
        XmlSchemaElement element = new XmlSchemaElement();
        element.Name = "item";

        // <xs:complexType>
        XmlSchemaComplexType complexType = new XmlSchemaComplexType();

        // <xs:attribute name="OrderQuantity" type="OrderQuantityType"/>
        XmlSchemaAttribute OrderQuantityAttribute = new XmlSchemaAttribute();
        OrderQuantityAttribute.Name = "OrderQuantity";
        OrderQuantityAttribute.SchemaTypeName = new XmlQualifiedName("OrderQuantityType", "");

        element.SchemaType = complexType;


        XmlSchemaSet schemaSet = new XmlSchemaSet();
        schemaSet.ValidationEventHandler += new ValidationEventHandler(ValidationCallbackOne);

        XmlSchema compiledSchema = null;

        foreach (XmlSchema schema1 in schemaSet.Schemas())
            compiledSchema = schema1;

        XmlNamespaceManager nsmgr = new XmlNamespaceManager(new NameTable());
        nsmgr.AddNamespace("xs", "http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema");
        compiledSchema.Write(Console.Out, nsmgr);

    public static void ValidationCallbackOne(object sender, ValidationEventArgs args)

The following XML file is generated for the preceding code example.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="IBM437"?>
<xs:schema xmlns:xs="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema">

	<xs:simpleType name="OrderQuantityType">
		<xs:restriction base="xs:int">
			<xs:minInclusive value="5"/>

	<xs:element name="item">
			<xs:attribute name="OrderQuantity" type="OrderQuantityType"/>



Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0