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Queries whether an attribute exists.

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


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


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

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

XML.GetPathValue   -   XML.Import

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