LocalName Property

XmlNode.LocalName Property

 

Gets the local name of the node, when overridden in a derived class.

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

public abstract string LocalName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

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

The name returned is dependent on the NodeType of the node:

Type

Name

Attribute

The local name of the attribute.

CDATA

#cdata-section

Comment

#comment

Document

#document

DocumentFragment

#document-fragment

DocumentType

The document type name.

Element

The local name of the element.

Entity

The name of the entity.

EntityReference

The name of the entity referenced.

Notation

The notation name.

ProcessingInstruction

The target of the processing instruction.

Text

#text

Whitespace

#whitespace

SignificantWhitespace

#significant-whitespace

XmlDeclaration

#xml-declaration

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

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