XmlDocumentType.CloneNode Method

Creates a duplicate of this node.

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

public override XmlNode CloneNode (
	bool deep
public XmlNode CloneNode (
	boolean deep
public override function CloneNode (
	deep : boolean
) : XmlNode
Not applicable.



true to recursively clone the subtree under the specified node; false to clone only the node itself. For document type nodes, the cloned node always includes the subtree, regardless of the parameter setting.

Return Value

The cloned node.

This method serves as a copy constructor for nodes. The cloned node has no parent (ParentNode returns a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic)).

To see how this method behaves with other node types, see XmlNode.CloneNode.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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

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