XmlEntityReference.Name Property


Gets the name of the node.

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

public override string Name { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The name of the entity referenced.

The following example displays information on the entity reference node.

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

public class Sample
  public static void Main()
    // Create the XmlDocument.
    XmlDocument doc = new XmlDocument();
    doc.LoadXml("<!DOCTYPE book [<!ENTITY h 'hardcover'>]>" +
                "<book genre='novel' ISBN='1-861001-57-5'>" +
                "<title>Pride And Prejudice</title>" +
                "<style>&h;</style>" +

    // Display information on the entity reference node.
    XmlEntityReference entref = (XmlEntityReference) doc.DocumentElement.LastChild.FirstChild;
    Console.WriteLine("Name of the entity reference:  {0}", entref.Name);
    Console.WriteLine("The entity replacement text:  {0}", entref.InnerText);

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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