Avoid xml element if value is null

db , xml United States
  • 9 years ago

    Hi,

    I am writing xml file from sql server database(Stored Proc) using Xml text writer class ,i

    My query is ,If database  datacolumn value has" null" then ,i dont want to show null element in xml file

    means i dont need particular end element in xml file

     

    example:

    1.<ID>1908</ID>
      <LOCALID>0123456789</LOCALID>
      <Sname>1660</Sname>
      <State>NJ</State>
      <Zip>30824</Zip> 

    If State value is null

    2.<ID>1908</ID>
      <LOCALID>0123456789</LOCALID>
      <Sname>1660</Sname>
        <Zip>30824</Zip>

    I wanted out put like 2 xml file.Please suggest this is very urgent to me.

    Thanks in advance!!!.

  • 9 years ago

    I came here looking for some help with Xml, although I don't think that's going to happen any time soon.

    Have you tried typing your output out using a schema, because you can then set a default value. The only problem here is, your xml output must be very strict and follow the schema or everything will fail.

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