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IsName Method

XmlReader.IsName Method

Gets a value indicating whether the string argument is a valid XML name.

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

public static bool IsName (
	string str
)
public static boolean IsName (
	String str
)
public static function IsName (
	str : String
) : boolean
Not applicable.

Parameters

str

The name to validate.

Return Value

true if the name is valid; otherwise, false.

This method uses the W3C XML 1.0 Recommendation to determine whether the name is valid.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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