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XmlProcessingInstruction.CloneNode Method

Creates a duplicate of this node.

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

public override XmlNode CloneNode(
	bool deep
)

Parameters

deep
Type: System.Boolean
true to recursively clone the subtree under the specified node; false to clone only the node itself.

Return Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlNode
The duplicate node.

CloneNode serves as a copy constructor for nodes. For processing instruction nodes, the cloned node always includes the target and data. To see how this method behaves with other node types, see the CloneNode method in the XmlNode class.

The cloned node has no parent (ParentNode returns null).

.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.
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