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XmlElement.RemoveAttributeNode Method (XmlAttribute)

Removes the specified XmlAttribute.

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

public virtual XmlAttribute RemoveAttributeNode (
	XmlAttribute oldAttr
public XmlAttribute RemoveAttributeNode (
	XmlAttribute oldAttr
public function RemoveAttributeNode (
	oldAttr : XmlAttribute
) : XmlAttribute



The XmlAttribute node to remove. If the removed attribute has a default value, it is immediately replaced.

Return Value

The removed XmlAttribute or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if oldAttr is not an attribute node of the XmlElement.

Exception typeCondition


This node is read-only.

Windows 98, Windows 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 .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0