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Tech Tip: Type types in structure.xml
PRODUCT: 4D | VERSION: 12 | PLATFORM: Mac & Win
Published On: January 20, 2011
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When the structure has been exported as XML, among other things, the XML contains the type of each field. In the structure XML, the type is specified as the "type" attribute within the element. Here is the list of these types and what each one denotes:

XML Type ID4D Data type
1   Boolean
3   Integer
4   Long Integer
5   Integer 64 bits
6   Real
7   Float
8   Date
9   Time
10   Text
12   Picture
14   Text, with the Stored in record property checked
18   Blob