XPathNodeType Enumeration

XPathNodeType Enumeration

 

Defines the XPath node types that can be returned from the XPathNavigator class.

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

Public Enumeration XPathNodeType

Member nameDescription
All

Any of the XPathNodeType node types.

Attribute

An attribute, such as id='123'.

Comment

A comment, such as <!-- my comment -->

Element

An element, such as <element>.

Namespace

A namespace, such as xmlns="namespace".

ProcessingInstruction

A processing instruction, such as <?pi test?>. This does not include XML declarations, which are not visible to the XPathNavigator class.

Root

The root node of the XML document or node tree.

SignificantWhitespace

A node with white space characters and xml:space set to preserve.

Text

The text content of a node. Equivalent to the Document Object Model (DOM) Text and CDATA node types. Contains at least one character.

Whitespace

A node with only white space characters and no significant white space. White space characters are #x20, #x9, #xD, or #xA.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Silverlight
Available since 4.0
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