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Tech Tip: Setting the attributes of the XML Header in DOM.
PRODUCT: 4D | VERSION: 2004.3 | PLATFORM: Mac & Win
Published On: April 7, 2006
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You can set the attributes of the XML Header in DOM using the DOM SET XML OPTIONS command. This command allows you to set the encoding and stand-alone attributes. It also allows you to display indentations in the XML tree. For instance, the XML header below:


can be set with this line:
DOM SET XML OPTIONS (elementRef; “UTF-18”;True)

When creating an XML tree using DOM XML commands and the XML options are not set, the default settings are applied. The default value for the encoding is “UTF-8” and the default value for the standalone is false (“No”).