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Special Characters in the Request

SharePoint Portal Server 2001

Because the SQL request is sent as the text of an XML element, and not as CDATA, any special characters must be replaced with their XML-compatible character entities. The following table shows these characters and their proper character entities:

CharacterXML character entity
& (ampersand)&
< (less-than)&lt;
> (greater-than)&gt;
' (apostrophe, single quotation mark)&apos;
" (double quotation mark)&quot;

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