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XmlNode.LocalName Property

When overridden in a derived class, gets the local name of the node.

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

public abstract string LocalName { get; }
/** @property */
public abstract String get_LocalName ()

public abstract function get LocalName () : String

Property Value

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.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

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