XmlTextReader.Namespaces Property


Gets or sets a value indicating whether to do namespace support.

 property bool Namespaces { bool get(); void set(bool value); };
public bool Namespaces { get; set; }
member this.Namespaces : bool with get, set
Public Property Namespaces As Boolean

Property Value

true to do namespace support; otherwise, false. The default is true.


Setting this property after a read operation has occurred (ReadState is not ReadState.Initial).



Starting with the .NET Framework 2.0, we recommend that you create XmlReader instances by using the XmlReader.Create method to take advantage of new functionality.

This property determines whether the reader supports the W3C Namespaces in XML recommendation.

The Namespaces property cannot be set after a read operation has occurred.

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