XmlWriter.WriteName(String) XmlWriter.WriteName(String) XmlWriter.WriteName(String) XmlWriter.WriteName(String) Method

Definition

When overridden in a derived class, writes out the specified name, ensuring it is a valid name according to the W3C XML 1.0 recommendation (https://www.w3.org/TR/1998/REC-xml-19980210#NT-Name).

public:
 abstract void WriteName(System::String ^ name);
public abstract void WriteName (string name);
abstract member WriteName : string -> unit
Public MustOverride Sub WriteName (name As String)

Parameters

name
String String String String

The name to write.

Exceptions

name is not a valid XML name; or name is either null or String.Empty.

An XmlWriter method was called before a previous asynchronous operation finished. In this case, InvalidOperationException is thrown with the message "An asynchronous operation is already in progress."

Remarks

If Namespaces is set to true, WriteName also checks that the name is also valid according to the W3C Namespaces in XML recommendation.

For the asynchronous version of this method, see WriteNameAsync.

Applies to