XmlElement.LocalName Property

 

Gets the local name of the current node.

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

public override string LocalName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The name of the current node with the prefix removed. For example, LocalName is book for the element <bk:book>.

If the node does not have a prefix, LocalName is the same as Name.

The following example displays information on the ISBN element.

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

public class Sample
{
  public static void Main()
  {

    XmlDocument doc = new XmlDocument();
    doc.LoadXml("<book xmlns:bk='urn:samples'>" +
                "<bk:ISBN>1-861001-57-5</bk:ISBN>" +
                "<title>Pride And Prejudice</title>" +
                "</book>");

    // Display information on the ISBN element.
    XmlElement elem = (XmlElement) doc.DocumentElement.FirstChild;
    Console.Write("{0}:{1} = {2}", elem.Prefix, elem.LocalName, elem.InnerText);
    Console.WriteLine("\t namespaceURI=" + elem.NamespaceURI);

  }
}

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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