WriteNmToken Method

XmlWriter.WriteNmToken Method

When overridden in a derived class, writes out the specified name, ensuring it is a valid NmToken according to the W3C XML 1.0 recommendation (http://www.w3.org/TR/1998/REC-xml-19980210#NT-Name).

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

public virtual void WriteNmToken (
	string name
public void WriteNmToken (
	String name
public function WriteNmToken (
	name : String
Not applicable.



The name to write.

Exception typeCondition


name is not a valid NmToken; or name is either a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) or String.Empty.

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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