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XmlNamedNodeMap.GetNamedItem Method (String, String)

Retrieves a node with the matching LocalName and NamespaceURI.

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

public virtual XmlNode GetNamedItem (
	string localName,
	string namespaceURI
public XmlNode GetNamedItem (
	String localName, 
	String namespaceURI
public function GetNamedItem (
	localName : String, 
	namespaceURI : String
) : XmlNode
Not applicable.



The local name of the node to retrieve.


The namespace Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) of the node to retrieve.

Return Value

An XmlNode with the matching local name and namespace URI or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if a matching node was not found.

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