XML Node to Dataset Action - Setting Properties

The XML Node to Dataset action creates a dataset of node values, node attribute values or unique XPaths from the selected node.  The dataset's Value property contains the selected values.

To set XML Node to Dataset properties:

  1. From the Task Builder Available Actions pane, open the XML folder and double-click the XML Node to Dataset action or drag it into the Steps pane. The following dialog appears:

  1. Enter the Xpath expression in the Xpath expression field. Use the Expression builder icon to build the expression.

  2. Enter the name of the dataset for the node values in the Create the dataset of node values field.

  3. Enter the data to use when populating the dataset in the Populate dataset with box.

  1. Enter the session name in the Session name field.

  2. To set the Description tab properties, please refer to Description Tab Options.

  3. To set the Error Causes and On Error tab properties, please refer to Step Error Handling.

  4. When finished, click OK to save settings.

See Also

About Actions

Adding Task Steps

XML Node to Dataset Action