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XmlElement.GetAttributeNode Method (String, String)

Returns the XmlAttribute with the specified local name and namespace URI.

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

public virtual XmlAttribute GetAttributeNode (
	string localName,
	string namespaceURI
public XmlAttribute GetAttributeNode (
	String localName, 
	String namespaceURI
public function GetAttributeNode (
	localName : String, 
	namespaceURI : String
) : XmlAttribute
Not applicable.



The local name of the attribute.


The namespace URI of the attribute.

Return Value

The specified XmlAttribute or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if a matching attribute 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