XAttribute.SetValue Method

Sets the value of this attribute.

Namespace:  System.Xml.Linq
Assembly:  System.Xml.Linq (in System.Xml.Linq.dll)

Syntax

'Declaration
Public Sub SetValue ( _
    value As Object _
)
public void SetValue(
    Object value
)

Parameters

  • value
    Type: System.Object
    The value to assign to this attribute.

Exceptions

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

The value parameter is nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

ArgumentException

The value is an XObject.

Remarks

The value is converted to its string representation and assigned to the Value property.

It is invalid to pass an instance of a class that derives from XObject, such as XElement or XAttribute.

This method will raise the Changed and the Changing events.

Version Information

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

Platforms

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.