XmlElemNew

Creates an XML document object element

XmlElemNew( xmlObj [, namespace_or_childName [, childName ] ] )

Returns: org.w3c.dom.Element

Argument Description
xmlObj
xml, required

Name of the XML document object in which you are creating the element

namespace_or_childName
string, optional

URI of the namespace to which this element belongs or the name of the element to create.

childName
string, optional

The name of the element to create. This element becomes a child element of xmlObj in the tree.

Examples

xml_document = XmlNew(); // new XML document to populate
  xml_root = XmlElemNew(xml_document,"notes");
  xml_document.XmlRoot = xml_root; // set the root node of the XML document
  xml_child = XmlElemNew(xml_document,"note"); // first child node
  xml_secondary_child = XmlElemNew(xml_document,"to"); // child node for the first child node
  xml_child.XmlChildren.append(xml_secondary_child);
  xml_root.XmlChildren.append(xml_child); // add the first child node to the XML document
  dump(xml_document);

See also