The Microsoft XMLDOMNode object extends the core XML DOM node interface by adding support for data types, namespaces, DTDs, and schemas as implemented in Internet Explorer. We'll use this object a good deal as we traverse document trees. Here is the base set of properties for this object. As before, those items marked with an asterisk (*) represent a Microsoft extension to the W3C DOM:
attributes— The list of attributes for this node. Read-only.
baseName*— The base name for the name qualified with the namespace. Read-only.
childNodes— A node list containing the child nodes of the current node. Read-only.
dataType*— The data type for this node. Read/write.
definition*— The definition of the node in the DTD or schema. Read-only. ...