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Method Element (View)
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Used in batch processing to specify commands within the Batch element.
Optional Text. Used in Web services to specify the command to post to the server for updating list items. Possible values include the following:
Required Text. A freeform identification string that is not actually used by the server but that is returned to the client.
The Method element is required for the Batch element, which is embedded within HTTP protocol and allows the client application to post more than one command at a time to the server.
The following example uses the Method element to post the remote procedure call (RPC) ExportList command and return the schema of a specified list.