XmlNode.LastChild Property


Gets the last child of the node.

 virtual property System::Xml::XmlNode ^ LastChild { System::Xml::XmlNode ^ get(); };
public virtual System.Xml.XmlNode LastChild { get; }
public virtual System.Xml.XmlNode? LastChild { get; }
member this.LastChild : System.Xml.XmlNode
Public Overridable ReadOnly Property LastChild As XmlNode

Property Value


The last child of the node. If there is no such node, null is returned.


The following example displays the price element.

#using <System.Xml.dll>

using namespace System;
using namespace System::IO;
using namespace System::Xml;
int main()
   XmlDocument^ doc = gcnew XmlDocument;
   doc->LoadXml( "<book ISBN='1-861001-57-5'>"
   "<title>Pride And Prejudice</title>"
   "</book>" );
   XmlNode^ root = doc->FirstChild;
   Console::WriteLine( "Display the price element..." );
   Console::WriteLine( root->LastChild->OuterXml );
using System;
using System.Xml;

public class Sample3
    public static void Main()
        XmlDocument doc = new XmlDocument();
        doc.LoadXml("<book ISBN='1-861001-57-5'>" +
                    "<title>Pride And Prejudice</title>" +
                    "<price>19.95</price>" +

        XmlNode root = doc.FirstChild;

        Console.WriteLine("Display the price element...");
Option Explicit
Option Strict

Imports System.IO
Imports System.Xml

Public Class Sample
    Public Shared Sub Main()
        Dim doc As New XmlDocument()
        doc.LoadXml("<book ISBN='1-861001-57-5'>" & _
                    "<title>Pride And Prejudice</title>" & _
                    "<price>19.95</price>" & _
        Dim root As XmlNode = doc.FirstChild
        Console.WriteLine("Display the price element...")
    End Sub
End Class

Applies to