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XPathNavigator.MoveToPrevious Method

When overridden in a derived class, moves the XPathNavigator to the previous sibling node of the current node.

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

public abstract bool MoveToPrevious()

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
Returns true if the XPathNavigator is successful moving to the previous sibling node; otherwise, false if there is no previous sibling node or if the XPathNavigator is currently positioned on an attribute node. If false, the position of the XPathNavigator is unchanged.

.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.