Attributes Property

XmlNode.Attributes Property

 

Gets an XmlAttributeCollection containing the attributes of this node.

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

public virtual XmlAttributeCollection Attributes { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlAttributeCollection

An XmlAttributeCollection containing the attributes of the node.

If the node is of type XmlNodeType.Element, the attributes of the node are returned. Otherwise, this property returns null.

The following example adds a new attribute to the XML document.

using System;
using System.IO;
using System.Xml;

public class Sample {

  public static void Main() {

    XmlDocument doc = new XmlDocument();
    doc.LoadXml("<book xmlns:bk='urn:samples' bk:ISBN='1-861001-57-5'>" +
                "<title>Pride And Prejudice</title>" +
                "</book>");

    XmlNode root = doc.FirstChild;

    //Create a new attribute.
    string ns = root.GetNamespaceOfPrefix("bk");
    XmlNode attr = doc.CreateNode(XmlNodeType.Attribute, "genre", ns);
    attr.Value = "novel";

    //Add the attribute to the document.
    root.Attributes.SetNamedItem(attr);

    Console.WriteLine("Display the modified XML...");
    doc.Save(Console.Out);

  }
}

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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