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Web Service Response Question: < and > getting converted to > and >

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 28, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework

Hi there,

I created a asmx web service which returns a string as response. The return response is as follows:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> 
 <string xmlns="https://xyz.com"> <result>Success</result></string> 
 But when the client is doing http post they are getting the following response on their side:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> 
 <string xmlns="https://xyz.com"> &lt;result&gt;Success&lt;/result&gt;</string> 
What should i be doing so that the client sees < and > instead of &lt; and &gt; ?

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