The dataObjects element specifies all secondary data connections that query a secondary data source. Secondary data sources are used only to provide data to populate the form file or to be used for form functionality.

If the form template contains a secondary data connection that queries a secondary data source, the secondary data source XML schema document MUST be contained in the form template (.xsn) file.

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The following W3C XML Schema ([XMLSCHEMA1] section 2.1) fragment specifies the contents of this element.

 <xsd:element name="dataObjects">
     <xsd:choice minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="unbounded">
       <xsd:element ref="xsf:dataObject"/>
   <xsd:unique name="dataObjects_name_unique">
     <xsd:selector xpath="./xsf:dataObject"/>
     <xsd:field xpath="@name"/>