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XML Output to VB.Net from SQL Stored Procedure

Last Modified: 2012-09-09
I'm trying to get the XML output from a stored procdure using  FOR XML PATH on my SQL2008 server for use in my VB.NET 2008 application. I can see the Stored procedure executes correctly from SQL Management Studio and VS 2008. I've tried many examples but can't get it to return any data. Please let me know what I'm doing wrong.

My current attempt is:

SqlCmd = New SqlCommand
SqlCmd.CommandText = "CreateD30XML" ' Stored Procedure to Call
SqlCmd.CommandType = CommandType.StoredProcedure
SqlCmd.Parameters.AddWithValue("varJobNo", "415974OC")
SqlCmd.Parameters.AddWithValue("LastMsgID", "")
SqlCmd.Parameters("LastMsgID").Direction = ParameterDirection.Output
SqlCmd.Connection = SQLCon

My Stored Procedure is:

varJobNo As nvarchar(20), @LastMsgID As nvarchar(max) Output

      -- SET NOCOUNT ON added to prevent extra result sets from
      -- interfering with SELECT statements.
    -- Insert statements for procedure here
      SELECT  'DeliveredOrderEntry' [@title],
        '441002' [@requestor],            
        HbNo AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/@refnum],
        DLocNo AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/marketname],
        Carrier AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/carriername],
        DName AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/customername],
        DAdr1 AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/customeraddress],
        DCity AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/customercity],
        DState AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/customerstate],
        DZip AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/customerzipcode],
        JETime AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/deliverydate],
        Driver AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/drivername],
        DriverNo AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/driverid],
        JeTime AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/arrivaltimedriver],
        JobNo AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/shipmentid],
        'Delivery' AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/shipmenttype],
        'Box' AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/ordermode],
        'Delivery' AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/ordertype],
        DPhone AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/customerprimaryphonenumber],
        DPhone2 AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/customersecondaryphonenumber],
        '' AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/weekendingdate],
        BANo AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/sellingstore],
        BANo AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/fulfillingstore],
        BANo AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/cfnumber],
        JEndType AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/timepreference],
        '' AS [Data/DeliveredOrders/Order/timewindow]
FROM    JobLogTbl
WHERE   (JobNo = @varJobNo)
FOR     XML PATH('Transaction'),

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