Gets the type of the current node.
Assembly: System.Xml (in System.Xml.dll)
In the .NET Framework 2.0, the recommended practice is to create XmlReader instances using the XmlReaderSettings class and the Create method. This allows you to take full advantage of all the new features introduced in the .NET Framework. For more information, see the Remarks section in the XmlReader reference page.
The following example reads an XML and displays each of the nodes.
The example uses the file, items.xml, as input.
<?xml version="1.0"?> <!-- This is a sample XML document --> <!DOCTYPE Items [<!ENTITY number "123">]> <Items> <Item>Test with an entity: &number;</Item> <Item>test with a child element <more/> stuff</Item> <Item>test with a CDATA section <![CDATA[<456>]]> def</Item> <Item>Test with a char entity: A</Item> <!-- Fourteen chars in this element.--> <Item>1234567890ABCD</Item> </Items>
Available since 1.1