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When overridden in a derived class, resolves the entity reference for EntityReference nodes.
Assembly: System.Xml (in System.Xml.dll)
'Declaration Public MustOverride Sub ResolveEntity
public abstract void ResolveEntity()
If the reader is positioned on an EntityReference node (XmlNodeType.EntityReference), if Read is called after calling this method, the entity replacement text is parsed. When the entity replacement text is finished, an EndEntity node is returned to close the entity reference scope.
After calling this method, if the entity is part of an attribute value, you must call ReadAttributeValue to step into the entity.
Supported in: 5, 4, 3
Silverlight for Windows Phone
Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0
Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0
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