load Method (Windows CE 5.0)

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Loads an XML document from the specified location.


Script Syntax


Script Parameters

  • xmlSource
    String containing a URL that specifies the location of the XML file.

Script Return Value

Boolean. Returns True if the load succeeded; False if the load failed.


C/C++ Syntax

HRESULT load(VARIANTxmlSource,VARIANT_BOOL* isSuccessful);

C/C++ Parameters

  • xmlSource
    [in] Indicator of the source XML to parse. This may be an URL (String/BSTR), a Request object (in an ASP page), an IStream, SAFEARRAY of bytes (VT_ARRAY|VT_UI1), or a DOMDocument object, or any object that supports IStream, ISequentialStream, or IPersistStream. See Remarks.
  • isSuccessful
    [out, retval] True if the load succeeded; False if the load failed.

C/C++ Return Values

  • S_OK
    Value returned if successful.
    Value returned if the load fails.
    Value returned if isSuccessful is Null.


OS Versions: Windows CE .NET 4.0 and later.
Header: Msxml2.h, Msxml2.idl.
Link Library: Uuid.lib.

General Remarks

If the URL cannot be resolved or accessed or does not reference an XML document, this method returns an error and sets the documentElement property of the DOMDocument to Null.

The load method can also take any object that supports IStream and the Microsoft® Internet Information Services (IIS) Request object.

Calling load or loadXML on an existing document immediately discards the content of the document.

Schemas are not applied when loading XML from a string.

This member is an extension of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Document Object Model (DOM).

This method applies to the following interface:


See Also

loadXML Method | documentElement Property

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