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Using XMLReader and XMLWriter to read and write to a config.xml file

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 28, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework

I have a c# program, and I have created an initialization.xml with some attributes.  One of the attributes is an output directory location that the user enters.  I want to be able to open the init file and write this directory path to the outputLocation attribute of the init xml file.

I know how to read xml files using XMLReader and create and write new XML files with XMLWriter, but not sure how to go about open an existing file, moving to a specific attribute, and writing the value to it.

I am assuming this is pretty straight forward.



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