XmlWriterSettings.NewLineOnAttributes Property


Gets or sets a value indicating whether to write attributes on a new line.

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

member NewLineOnAttributes : bool with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true to write attributes on individual lines; otherwise, false. The default is false.


This setting has no effect when the Indent property value is false.

When NewLineOnAttributes is set to true, each attribute is pre-pended with a new line and one extra level of indentation.

This property only applies to XmlWriter instances that output text content; otherwise, this setting is ignored.

The following example creates an XmlWriter that writes to an XML file and writes each attribute on a new line.

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

The sample produces the following output:


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