XmlReader.ReadStartElement Method (String, String)

 

Checks that the current content node is an element with the given LocalName and NamespaceURI and advances the reader to the next node.

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

Public Overridable Sub ReadStartElement (
	localname As String,
	ns As String
)

Parameters

localname
Type: System.String

The local name of the element.

ns
Type: System.String

The namespace URI of the element.

Exception Condition
XmlException

Incorrect XML was encountered in the input stream.

-or-

The LocalName and NamespaceURI properties of the element found do not match the given arguments.

InvalidOperationException

An XmlReader method was called before a previous asynchronous operation finished. In this case, InvalidOperationException is thrown with the message “An asynchronous operation is already in progress.”

A call to this method corresponds to a call to IsStartElement followed by a call to Read.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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