XmlNode::FirstChild Property

 
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Gets the first child of the node.

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

public:
property XmlNode^ FirstChild {
	virtual XmlNode^ get();
}

Property Value

Type: System.Xml::XmlNode^

The first child of the node. If there is no such node, null is returned.

For information about child nodes, see the W3C DOM (Core) Level 1 specification

The following example displays the title element.

#using <System.Xml.dll>

using namespace System;
using namespace System::IO;
using namespace System::Xml;
int main()
{
   XmlDocument^ doc = gcnew XmlDocument;
   doc->LoadXml( "<book ISBN='1-861001-57-5'>"
   "<title>Pride And Prejudice</title>"
   "<price>19.95</price>"
   "</book>" );
   XmlNode^ root = doc->FirstChild;
   Console::WriteLine( "Display the title element..." );
   Console::WriteLine( root->FirstChild->OuterXml );
}

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