Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

Annotation Type XmlAccessorType

public @interface XmlAccessorType

Controls whether fields or Javabean properties are serialized by default.


@XmlAccessorType annotation can be used with the following program elements:

See "Package Specification" in javax.xml.bind.package javadoc for additional common information.

This annotation provides control over the default serialization of properties and fields in a class.

The annotation @XmlAccessorType on a package applies to all classes in the package. The following inheritance semantics apply:

Defaulting Rules:

By default, if @XmlAccessorType on a package is absent, then the following package level annotation is assumed.


By default, if @XmlAccessorType on a class is absent, and none of its super classes is annotated with @XmlAccessorType, then the following default on the class is assumed:


This annotation can be used with the following annotations: XmlType, XmlRootElement, XmlAccessorOrder, XmlSchema, XmlSchemaType, XmlSchemaTypes, , XmlJavaTypeAdapter. It can also be used with the following annotations at the package level: XmlJavaTypeAdapter.

See Also:

Optional Element Summary
 XmlAccessType value
          Specifies whether fields or properties are serialized.


public abstract XmlAccessType value
Specifies whether fields or properties are serialized.

See Also:

Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

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