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The code read-only property of the XPathException interface returns a short that contains one of the error code constants.


var exceptionCode = exception.code;


A short number representing the error code.


Specification Status Comment
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 XPath Specification
The definition of 'XPathException' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

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