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XmlDocument.GetElementById | getElementById method

Returns the element that matches the ID attribute.

Syntax


var xmlElement = xmlDocument.getElementById(elementId);

public XmlElement GetElementById(
  string elementId
)

Public Function GetElementById(
  elementId As String 
) As XmlElement

public:
XmlElement^ GetElementById(
  String^ elementId
)

Parameters

elementId

Type: String [JavaScript] | System.String [.NET] | Platform::String [C++]

The ID to match.

Return value

Type: XmlElement

The element that matches the supplied ID. If no elements match, this method returns Null.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal, introduced version 10.0.10240.0

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Data.Xml.Dom
Windows::Data::Xml::Dom [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Namespace

Windows.Data.Xml.Dom
Windows::Data::Xml::Dom [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

XmlDocument