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Generate XML Schema From Java Using JAXB Dialog

Use this dialog to configure XML Schema generation based on the existing Java code.



Class Name

This read-only field shows the name of the class to base the XML Schema generation on.

Include parameter and return type of the following methods

  • When the checkbox is cleared, the parameter and return type of all the class methods will be reflected in the generated Schema.

  • Select this checkbox to have a list of the class methods displayed and specify the methods to be involved in Schema generation.

Selecting this checkbox enables the Parameter / return type of the following method and the Add to JAXB generation controls.

Parameter / return type of the following method

This read-only field shows a list of all the methods of the current class.

Add to JAXB generation

Select this check to have the parameter/return type of the corresponding method involved in Schema generation.


View the information in this read-only field to track and improve discrepancies when configuring the Schema generation procedure.

Last modified: 17 June 2024