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How to read xml data in crystal report

Posted on 2006-11-13
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Dear Expert,

I wanna to retrieve xml data from one of the field in table.
May i know how to do that in crystal report?
how can i get the data in RegionCode field which is stored in xmldata field in table?

The XMLdata field store this kind of data :
<A><B><RegionCode>KL</RegionCode></B></A>
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Question by:sonny_j81
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by:MIKE
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Goto:

Database Expert, and CREATE NEW CONNECTION.

Choose XML connection and OK.

In the XML box....assign you datasource

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by:mlmcc
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Should work.  

What version of Crystal?

Do you have the XML drivers installed?

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by:sonny_j81
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my crystal report is version 11. how to know whether got install XML driver?
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by:sonny_j81
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My xmldata is stored in one column of table.I dun have XML file.
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To install a driver...in Windows XP...go to CONTROL PANEL >> ADMINSTATIVE TOOLS >> ODBC DATA SOURCES. Select the correct xml driver and setup.

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