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XmlElement.Attributes Property

Gets an XmlAttributeCollection containing the list of attributes for this node.

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

public override XmlAttributeCollection Attributes { get; }
/** @property */
public XmlAttributeCollection get_Attributes ()

public override function get Attributes () : XmlAttributeCollection

Property Value

XmlAttributeCollection containing the list of attributes for this node.

The following example uses changes the value of the first attribute.

using System;
using System.IO;
using System.Xml;

public class Sample
{
  public static void Main()
  {
    XmlDocument doc = new XmlDocument();
    doc.LoadXml("<book genre='novel' ISBN='1-861001-57-5'>" +
                "<title>Pride And Prejudice</title>" +
                "</book>");

    XmlElement root = doc.DocumentElement;

    // Change the value of the first attribute.
    root.Attributes[0].Value="fiction";

    Console.WriteLine("Display the modified XML...");
    Console.WriteLine(doc.InnerXml);
  }
}

import System.*;
import System.IO.*;
import System.Xml.*;

public class Sample
{
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        XmlDocument doc = new XmlDocument();
        doc.LoadXml("<book genre='novel' ISBN='1-861001-57-5'>"
            + "<title>Pride And Prejudice</title>" 
            + "</book>");

        XmlElement root = doc.get_DocumentElement();

        // Change the value of the first attribute.
        root.get_Attributes().Item(0).set_Value("fiction");

        Console.WriteLine("Display the modified XML...");
        Console.WriteLine(doc.get_InnerXml());
    } //main
} //Sample

Windows 98, Windows 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 .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0
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