MS SQL XML output

Can someone show me how to dump a MS SQL2000 table structure and data into a XML file format?


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Mohammed NasmanSoftware DeveloperCommented:

  The Ado components allow to save the data as example, drop AdoDataset components and set the connectionstring property to use the northwind database, the write this code, it will save the structure and data in xml file

  adodataset1.CommandText := 'select * from customers';

also the TClientDataset allow the data to saved as xml, you can add DataSetProivder to connect to the AdoDataset, and ClientDataset and connect to the DatasetProvider and add this line


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jlisloAuthor Commented:
I got the data in XML format. Is there any way to export the structure into XML? Thanks
jlisloAuthor Commented:
Sorry my fault, data and structure all in one XML file. Thanks.
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