Specifies the Visual FoxPro data type for the field in the XML document.
Character data type (C(1)). The DataType property contains the name of a Visual FoxPro data type for the XMLField object.
Applies To: XMLField Class
When DataType is set to the Blob or Varbinary type, the XMLFieldВ IsBinary and NoCpTrans properties are set to True (.T.) automatically and the XMLFieldВ DisableEncode property is set to False (.F.). Changes to these properties cannot be made when XMLFieldВ DataType is set to Blob or Varbinary.
For more information about Visual FoxPro and XML data type mapping, see Visual FoxPro and XML Schema Data Type Mapping.