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Queries whether an attribute exists.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
XML 7.0 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "XML.HasAttribute"; XML; Name { ; Flags } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
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 Various Flags.
Add 1 to ignore errors in xml and continue parsing. This may lead to not everything in the xml being read.
0 Optional


Returns 1, 0 or error.


Queries whether an attribute exists.


Queries whether attribute exists:

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

Example result: 1

See also

Release notes

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

XML.GetPathValue - XML.Import

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