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XmlNodeEventArgs.NodeType Property

Gets the type of the XML node being deserialized.

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

public XmlNodeType NodeType { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlNodeType
The XmlNodeType that represents the XML node being deserialized.

The XmlNodeType enumeration returns a description of the node being deserialized. For example, it returns "Comment" if the node is a comment.

The following example prints a description of the unknown node that caused the UnknownNode event to occur.

private void serializer_UnknownNode
(object sender, XmlNodeEventArgs e)
   XmlNodeType myNodeType = e.NodeType;

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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