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Queries text of an attribute.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
XML 7.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "XML.GetAttribute"; XML; Name { ; Flags } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
XML The XML to process.
Can be XML as text or the reference returned by XML.Parse function, so you can make several times changes to the XML without parsing it each time.
Name The name of the attribute to query. "name"
Flags Optional
Various Flags.
Add 1 to ignore errors in xml and continue parsing. This may lead to not everything in the xml being read.


Returns text or error.


Queries text of an attribute.


Query attribute value:

MBS( "XML.GetAttribute"; "<a href=\"\"></a>"; "href")

Example result:

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Created 27th December 2016, last changed 2nd February 2018

XML.Format   -   XML.GetPathValue

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