XmlReader.Prefix Property

 

When overridden in a derived class, gets the namespace prefix associated with the current node.

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

abstract Prefix : string with get

Property Value

Type: System.String

The namespace prefix associated with the current node.

Exception Condition
InvalidOperationException

An XmlReader method was called before a previous asynchronous operation finished. In this case, InvalidOperationException is thrown with the message “An asynchronous operation is already in progress.”

The following example displays the local name of each node, and, if they exist, the prefix and namespace URI.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

The example uses the file, book2.xml, as input.

<book xmlns:bk='urn:samples'>
  <title>Pride And Prejudice</title>
  <bk:genre>novel</bk:genre>
</book>

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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