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GetNthRecordXML ( theFields ; recNum ; encodeFlag )

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Bruce Robertson, Concise Design
http://www.concise-design.com

Returns record data in XML format for nth record

Sample Input:
GetNthRecordXML( fieldNames( get(fileName); "Audit"); 3; 0)
Sample Output:
<RecordID>R14</RecordID>
<TheDate>4/3/2007</TheDate>
<TheNumber>12</TheNumber>
<TheText>Elfish</TheText>
<TheTime>12:00:00</TheTime>


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Description:

Similar to my getNthRow function, this returns data for all the specified fields, for the Nth record of a found set or relationship. Fields must be in a return separated list. If no match is found the result is empty.

Inspired by Andy Knasinski's GetFieldsAsXML custom function.

ADDED: encodeflag option. If encodeflag is set to 1, data is encoded in so that characters like XML pointy brackets are encoded; otherwise all field data is passed without any changes.

Updated 4/14/07

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

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