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Application.CreateAdditionalData Method

Office 2007
Creates an AdditionalData object that can be used to add additional tables and queries to the parent table that is being exported by the ExportXML method.



expression   A variable that represents an Application object.

Return Value


The following example exports the contents of the Customers table in the Northwind Traders sample database, along with the contents of the Orders and Orders Details tables, to an XML data file named Customer Orders.xml.

Visual Basic for Applications
Sub ExportCustomerOrderData()
    Dim objOrderInfo As AdditionalData
    Set objOrderInfo = Application.CreateAdditionalData()
    ' Add the Orders and Order Details tables to the data to be exported.
    objOrderInfo.Add "Orders"
    objOrderInfo.Add "Order Details"
    ' Export the contents of the Customers table. The Orders and Order
    ' Details tables will be included in the XML file.
    Application.ExportXML ObjectType:=acExportTable, DataSource:="Customers", _
                          DataTarget:="Customer Orders.xml", _
End Sub