Direction Property

Sets the XMLport to import, export, or import and export data in XML format.

Value Description


The XMLPort only imports data.


The XMLPort only exports data.

Both (default)

The XMLPort can import and export data.

If the XMLPort uses a request page, as specified by the UseRequestPage Property, then an option appears on the request page that enables the users to choose to import or export data. Note: request pages show when the XMLport is run from Object Designer, and action page, or the Run function in C/AL code. Dooes not show with Export Import finctions

If the XMLPort does not use a request, then XMLPort defaults to Import, unless you specify the direction by Import parameter of the run function.