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Version: 8.1

escapeXML

This function is used by Ignition's Expression language.

Description

Returns the given string after being escaped to be valid for inclusion in XML. This means replacing XML special characters with their XML entity equivalents.

Syntax

escapeXML(string)

  • Parameters

    • String string - The starting string.
  • Results

    • String - A string that has been escaped for XML

Examples

Code Snippet
escapeXML("Use Navigate > PB to get to the Pork&Beans section.") //returns "Use Navigate > PB to get to the Pork&Beans section.