Unique Answer File labels explained

Applies to Infiniti v8.1 or later
 

Often, answer files are parsed by delivery providers and 3rd party applications to extract necessary data. Answer file labels are designed to make this process easier, by allowing user input and system data to be saved according to a specific named value as opposed to the automatic numeric ID.

Below are two answer files the first does not use an answer file label whereas the second does, neatly organizing the values within the <AnswerLabels> node.

<AnswerFile>
  <HeaderInfo>
    <TemplateInfo TemplateGroupId="20" TemplateGroupGuid="1d6b8dc9-ef78-499d-a535-61f09d40aabc" />
    <UserInfo UserId="1" UserGroupId="0" />
  </HeaderInfo>
  <Groups>
    <Group GroupId="1" GroupGuid="37663feb-6d5f-4912-9641-7b5878d15197">
      <Questions>
        <Question QuestionId="1" QuestionTypeId="7" QuestionGuid="34f6f6ca-5db7-48fa-96c0-78325088445c">
          <Answers>
            <Answer AnswerId="1" AnswerGuid="1efa737e-d45d-4437-ae1c-4da497df36af" AnswerValue="Intelledox - ABCDEF" />
          </Answers>
        </Question>
      </Questions>
    </Group>
   </Groups>
</AnswerFile>

<AnswerFile>
  <HeaderInfo>
    <TemplateInfo TemplateGroupId="20" TemplateGroupGuid="1d6b8dc9-ef78-499d-a535-61f09d40aabc" />
    <UserInfo UserId="1" UserGroupId="0" />
  </HeaderInfo>
  <AnswerLabels>
    <Label name="MyLabel">Intelledox - ABCDEF</Label>
  </AnswerLabels>
</AnswerFile>

 

Answer file labels are set by providing a unique label name within the answer’s properties as in the following screen shot:

 

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