DelegatingXmlDictionaryWriter.WriteXmlnsAttribute Method

[Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5, Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) has been fully integrated into the .NET Framework. The version of WIF addressed by this topic, WIF 3.5, is deprecated and should only be used when developing against the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or the .NET Framework 4. For more information about WIF in the .NET Framework 4.5, also known as WIF 4.5, see the Windows Identity Foundation documentation in the .NET Framework 4.5 Development Guide.]

Writes an xmlns namespace declaration.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.XmlSignature
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim instance As DelegatingXmlDictionaryWriter
Dim prefix As String
Dim namespaceUri As String

instance.WriteXmlnsAttribute(prefix, namespaceUri)


Public Overrides Sub WriteXmlnsAttribute ( _
    prefix As String, _
    namespaceUri As String _
public override void WriteXmlnsAttribute (
    string prefix,
    string namespaceUri
virtual void WriteXmlnsAttribute (
    String^ prefix, 
    String^ namespaceUri
) override
public void WriteXmlnsAttribute (
    String prefix, 
    String namespaceUri
public override function WriteXmlnsAttribute (
    prefix : String, 
    namespaceUri : String


  • prefix
    The prefix of the namespace declaration.
  • namespaceUri
    The namespace Uri itself.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

See Also


DelegatingXmlDictionaryWriter Class
DelegatingXmlDictionaryWriter Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.XmlSignature Namespace

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