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XmlTypeMapping.XsdTypeName Property


Gets the XML element name of the mapped object.

 property System::String ^ XsdTypeName { System::String ^ get(); };
public string? XsdTypeName { get; }
public string XsdTypeName { get; }
member this.XsdTypeName : string
Public ReadOnly Property XsdTypeName As String

Property Value

The XML element name of the mapped object. The default is the class name of the object.


#using <System.Xml.dll>
#using <System.dll>

using namespace System;
using namespace System::IO;
using namespace System::Xml::Serialization;
using namespace System::Collections;
using namespace System::Xml;
using namespace System::Text;

public ref class Thing
   String^ ThingName;

public ref class Group
   String^ GroupName;

   static String^ Lang = "en";

   String^ MyNumber;

   static String^ ReDate = "8/31/01";

void GetMap( String^ filename )
   // Create an XmlSerializer instance.
   SoapReflectionImporter^ sri = gcnew SoapReflectionImporter;
   XmlTypeMapping^ map = sri->ImportTypeMapping( Group::typeid );
   Console::WriteLine( "ElementName: {0}", map->ElementName );
   Console::WriteLine( "Namespace: {0}", map->Namespace );
   Console::WriteLine( "TypeFullName: {0}", map->TypeFullName );
   Console::WriteLine( "TypeName: {0}", map->TypeName );
   XmlSerializer^ ser = gcnew XmlSerializer( map );
   Group^ xGroup = gcnew Group;
   xGroup->GroupName = "MyCar";
   xGroup->MyNumber = "5454";
   xGroup->Things = gcnew array<Thing^>(2); // {new Thing(), new Thing()};
   xGroup->Things[ 0 ] = gcnew Thing;
   xGroup->Things[ 1 ] = gcnew Thing;

   // To write the outer wrapper, use an XmlTextWriter.
   XmlTextWriter^ writer = gcnew XmlTextWriter( filename,Encoding::UTF8 );
   writer->Formatting = Formatting::Indented;
   writer->WriteStartElement( "wrapper" );
   ser->Serialize( writer, xGroup );

int main()
   GetMap( "MyMap.xml" );
using System;
using System.IO;
using System.Xml.Serialization;
using System.Collections;
using System.Xml;
using System.Text;

namespace Company{

[SoapType("TheGroup", "http://www.cohowinery.com")]
public class Group
   public string GroupName;
   public Thing[] Things;
   [SoapElement(DataType = "language")]
   public string Lang = "en";
   [SoapElement(DataType = "integer")]
   public string MyNumber;

   [SoapElement(DataType = "duration")]
   public string ReDate = "8/31/01";

public class Thing{ 
   public string ThingName;

public class Test
   public static void Main()
      Test t = new Test();


   public void GetMap(string filename){
      // Create an XmlSerializer instance.
      XmlTypeMapping map = new SoapReflectionImporter().ImportTypeMapping(typeof(Group));
      Console.WriteLine("ElementName: " + map.ElementName);
      Console.WriteLine("Namespace: " + map.Namespace);
      Console.WriteLine("TypeFullName: " + map.TypeFullName);
      Console.WriteLine("TypeName: " + map.TypeName);
      XmlSerializer ser = new XmlSerializer(map);
      Group xGroup=  new Group();
      xGroup.GroupName= "MyCar";
      xGroup.MyNumber= 5454.ToString();
      xGroup.Things = new Thing[]{new Thing(), new Thing()};
      // To write the outer wrapper, use an XmlTextWriter.
      XmlTextWriter writer = 
      new XmlTextWriter(filename, Encoding.UTF8);
      writer.Formatting = Formatting.Indented;
      ser.Serialize(writer, xGroup);
Imports System.IO
Imports System.Xml.Serialization
Imports System.Collections
Imports System.Xml
Imports System.Text

Namespace Company
<SoapType("TheGroup", "http://www.cohowinery.com")> _
Public Class Group

   ' The SoapElementAttribute specifies that the
   ' generated XML element name will be "Wheels"
   ' instead of "Vehicle".
   Public GroupName As String 
   public Things() As  Thing
   <SoapElement(DataType:= "language")> _
   Public Lang As String = "en"
   <SoapElement(DataType:= "integer")> _
   Public MyNumber As String 

   <SoapElement(DataType:= "duration")> _
   Public ReDate As String  = "8/31/01"
End Class

Public Class Thing 
   Public ThingName As String 
End Class

Public Class Test
   Shared Sub Main()
      Dim t As Test = new Test()

   End Sub

   public Sub GetMap(filename As string )
      ' Create an XmlSerializer instance.
      Dim map As XmlTypeMapping = new SoapReflectionImporter().ImportTypeMapping(GetType(Group))
      Console.WriteLine("ElementName: " + map.ElementName)
      Console.WriteLine("Namespace: " + map.Namespace)
      Console.WriteLine("TypeFullName: " + map.TypeFullName)
      Console.WriteLine("TypeName: " + map.TypeName)
      Dim ser As XmlSerializer= new XmlSerializer(map)
      Dim xGroup As Group =  new Group()
      xGroup.GroupName= "MyCar"
      xGroup.MyNumber= 5454.ToString()
      xGroup.Things = new Thing(){new Thing(), new Thing()}
      ' To write the outer wrapper, use an XmlTextWriter.
      Dim writer As XmlTextWriter =  _
      new XmlTextWriter(filename, Encoding.UTF8)
      writer.Formatting = Formatting.Indented
      ser.Serialize(writer, xGroup)
   End Sub
End Class

End namespace


To set an alternate element name of an object, apply a SoapTypeAttribute to the class, and set the TypeName property to a new value.

Applies to