Extensions.XPathEvaluate Method (XNode, String, IXmlNamespaceResolver)

Evaluates an XPath expression, resolving namespace prefixes using the specified IXmlNamespaceResolver.

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


<ExtensionAttribute> _
Public Shared Function XPathEvaluate ( _
    node As XNode, _
    expression As String, _
    resolver As IXmlNamespaceResolver _
) As Object
public static Object XPathEvaluate(
    this XNode node,
    string expression,
    IXmlNamespaceResolver resolver


Return Value

Type: System.Object
An object that contains the result of evaluating the expression. The object can be a bool, a double, a string, or an IEnumerable<T>.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type XNode. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4


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