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XmlLinkedNode::PreviousSibling Property

Gets the node immediately preceding this node.

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

virtual property XmlNode^ PreviousSibling {
	XmlNode^ get () override;

Property Value

Type: System.Xml::XmlNode
The preceding XmlNode or nullptr if one does not exist.

The following example displays the last two books.

#using <System.Xml.dll>

using namespace System;
using namespace System::Xml;
int main()
   XmlDocument^ doc = gcnew XmlDocument;
   doc->Load( "books.xml" );
   XmlNode^ lastNode = doc->DocumentElement->LastChild;
   Console::WriteLine( "Last book..." );
   Console::WriteLine( lastNode->OuterXml );
   XmlNode^ prevNode = lastNode->PreviousSibling;
   Console::WriteLine( "\r\nPrevious book..." );
   Console::WriteLine( prevNode->OuterXml );

.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.