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XmlReader.ReadToDescendant Method (String, String)

Advances the XmlReader to the next descendant element with the specified local name and namespace URI.

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

public virtual bool ReadToDescendant(
	string localName,
	string namespaceURI
)

Parameters

localName
Type: System.String
The local name of the element you wish to move to.
namespaceURI
Type: System.String
The namespace URI of the element you wish to move to.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if a matching descendant element is found; otherwise false. If a matching child element is not found, the XmlReader is positioned on the end tag (NodeType is XmlNodeType.EndElement) of the element.
If the XmlReader is not positioned on an element when ReadToDescendant was called, this method returns false and the position of the XmlReader is not changed.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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