Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

XmlGetTagAttribute ( Xml ; Tag ; Occurrence ; Attribute )

Get an attribute value from the opening tag in xml code.

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  Sample input:
XmlGetTagAttribute ( "Margherita" ; "Pizza" ; 1 ; "topping")
  Sample output:
"Tomato, mozzarella cheese."

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Get an attribute value from the opening tag in xml code.

- Xml: the xml code.
- Tag: the tag you want to analyze.
- Occurrence: the occurrence of the tag in the xml.
- Attribute: name of the attribute you want to retrieve.

Input: XmlGetTagAttribute ( "Margherita" ; "Pizza" ; 1 ; "topping")
Output: "Tomato, mozzarella cheese."



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