SyndicationFeedFormatter.TryParseAttribute Method (String, String, String, SyndicationCategory, String)

Attempts to parse an attribute extension using the specified SyndicationCategory instance.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Syndication
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel.Syndication (in System.ServiceModel.Syndication.dll)


Protected Friend Shared Function TryParseAttribute ( _
    name As String, _
    ns As String, _
    value As String, _
    category As SyndicationCategory, _
    version As String _
) As Boolean
protected internal static bool TryParseAttribute(
    string name,
    string ns,
    string value,
    SyndicationCategory category,
    string version


  • version
    Type: System.String
    The syndication version to use when parsing.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
A value that indicates whether the attribute was parsed successfully.


To control how attribute extensions are parsed, derive your own class from SyndicationCategory and override the TryParseAttribute(String, String, String, String) method.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3


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