Reading an XML File in VB.NET

Category:
C#, VB.NET, ASP.NET
Type:
Snippets
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Author:
Anonymous

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic.NET

More information:
Reading an XML file. There are two ways to read it. Using xmldocument or XmlTextReader, loading the XML file in a dataset. In the example below, change the string value in the Item() collection to match your column names and change the values for the ReadXml() and InferXmlSchema() methods accordingly.

Instructions: Copy the declarations and code below and paste directly into your VB project.

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