Encodes and decodes XML names, and provides methods for converting between common language runtime types and XML Schema definition language (XSD) types.When converting data types, the values returned are locale-independent. NET Framework 2.0, we recommend that you use the Xml Reader Settings class and the Xml Reader Xml Writer classes include a number of asynchronous methods that are based on the .
For example, if an attribute and element have the same prefix but different namespaces, Xml Writer generates an alternate prefix for the attribute.
Close(); If namespace conflicts occur, Xml Text Writer resolves them by generating alternate prefixes.
Tools · Usage · Resources · Specifications and Development XML Schemas express shared vocabularies and allow machines to carry out rules made by people.
They provide a means for defining the structure, content and semantics of XML documents. XML Schema 1.0 was approved as a W3C Recommendation on and a second edition incorporating many errata was published on 28 October 2004; see reference list for pointers.
See also: Robin Cover's index of XML Schema materials.