XML is Extensible Markup Language, a markup language. A markup language is a way to enter information into a text format that can be easily identified as not being part of the content, but rather instructions on how the content should be treated.

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Delete sixteen million lines of an eighteen million line Unicode 24 Gig Windows XML file?

Any ideas on how to delete 16 million lines of a 24 GIG file from line 3 onwards. The traditional UNIX command line text tools, recompiled for windows, won’t handle the Unicode aspect of the file nor ...
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Excel Convert XML cell to columns

I have an excel spreadsheet with XML in a single column. I know that you can import XML data into Excel; but only imports the entire file. However, I need to do this on a cell by cell basis. With ...
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CSV File Import Error - Question Marks / Brackets Everywhere

I have a few .csv files that were sent to me, but when I try to import them either as .txt files or as .xml files I only get blocks of question marks (?) and brackets (CONTENTS) of the type that would ...
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WEB-INF/web.xml displays mysql credentials?

I found web.xml in /WEB-INF/ on a domain I'm associated with. In said xml file, I see it displays: <database> <jndi-name>jdbc/mysql</jndi-name> <driver> ...
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Notepad++ autocomplete HTML comment tag

I've recently enabled N++ autocomplete feature to close HTML/XML tags for me. My problem is with the HTML comment tags: it tries to auto-close them! I type: <!-- comment --> And it ...
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Print elements of an RSS feed as columns

I am trying to output the values of certain elements in an RSS feed as columns. The structure of an the RSS feed in question is this (abbreviated): $ xmlstarlet el ~/tmp/spotn-rss-20140323 | sort -u ...
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How to delete values from xml in NOTEPAD++

I have a large xml that has the below structure: <subform name="PRE_EC02_S1A"> <field name="RIGA07">R7</field> <field ...
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How to get the XPath of an element from Firefox inspector?

Is it possible to get the XPath of an element with the Firefox "inspect element" function (Q)? The Chrome inspector can do this, but if I use the "Copy Unique Selector" option with Firefox's ...
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Suggest a way to find and replace values in xml file

I would like to find a parameter and update its corresponding value in a xml file. Example: Original file "DefaultSecure" enable="true" in some.xml Updated file "DefaultSecure" enable="false" in ...
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Firefox opening word 97-2003 documents with xml file editor

When attempting to open older Word documents in my Firefox browser, they open with the XML editor instead of in word itself. However if I click to Save the file it saves as a word document. The same ...
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CustomUI for Word 2010, scrollable control (defined by XML)

I'm developing a toolbar for a new Word 2010 template (.dotm). In the picture below I'm trying to describe what I want to mimic: the scrollbar-look-a-like element thing which displays available ...
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Excel output XML using XSLT

I am attempting to use xml2json-xslt to convert my Excel generated XML to JSON data. It is written in XSL 1.0 so I can run it from the browser and it works just fine. However I would like to include ...
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How to bypass the 'OS Edition Selection' page in a Windows unattended setup?

I've generated an AutoUnattend.xml file using Windows System Image Manager program that is included in the WAIK package (now called ADK for Windows 8/8.1) to install Windows 8.1 in a unattended way. ...
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Wrap paragraphs in paragraph tags in Microsoft Excel

I am using the export as XML feature in Microsoft Excel, I have an XML Schema Definition like so: <?xml version="1.0"?> <xs:schema xmlns:xs="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"> ...
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Simplest way to get XML node count

I have some XML files for which I want to get the count of nodes. However, I don't want to go and start coding. I have checked some XML tools like Notepadd++ XML Plugin, Cygwin xmllint, XML Notepad ...
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How to install Dell T3500 RAID Drivers via unattend.xml?

I work for a medium sized company and, due to the recent XP phaseout, we're rolling out Windows 7 on newer machines throughout the company. Unfortunately, we've had problems doing so as the computers ...
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Remove all but URL-s from XML files

So i have a XML with bunch of links. What i want is to remove everything that is not an URL. For example currently it looks something like this: <update extract="1"> ...
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Viewing xml in chrome..?

I used to open my xml files in chrome and read them as plain text (and it formatted it nicely and color coded it). I haven't had to dig through any xml files in months now. But now when I try to open ...
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any hierarchical list editor (Vim / MS Word / LaTeX / Lisp / ..) [closed]

We have hierarchically ordered items stored in a textfile and idented with tabulator. colorsredgreenbluecomputersLinuxMacWindowsnumbersonetwothree It must have guiding lines on the side, because we ...
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Signature validation based on the XMLSec standard

I've run into issues verifying the signature of an XML file based on the XMLSec standard. I'm running: xmlsec1 1.2.19 (openssl) Here's the certificate used for validation: wget -O cert.pem ...
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odc connection error via LocaleIdentifier

On the network drive I have an xlsx file with a OLAP Pivot in it. This file uses a connection in a seperate odc file that is saved on the same network drive. Several people have access to both of ...
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Why does the WebDAV(HTTP) RFC Specification produce invalid XML?

I am unable to use cadaver to view files in a WebDAV collection (hosted on Apache) as the XML part of the HTTP response is invalid. If I use cURL to pull a list of properties, I then face a problem ...
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How to retrieve media:description output of picasa album from rss feeds vis xml parsing?

How to retrieve media:description output of picasa album from rss feeds vis xml parsing? Actually i need to retrieve photo with its description from picasa but am able to get all the english letters. ...
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Kismet logs only fragment of data in the XML file

So basically I am running a kismet on my laptop. I wrote a simple parser that gets me some data of interest from the generated XML file. But the problem is, that for whatever reason only a fraction of ...
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Is there a mp3 playlist format which is based on IDv3 tag rather than filenames? [closed]

I have been wondering for some time if there is any (interchangeable) playlist format out there which doesn't rely on filenames and paths but rather on ID3 tags? For example, I want to build a ...
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Can I convert the Google Style guide XML to PDF files?

Google provides many programming documents; the source code is here. Can I convert these documents to PDF files? How can I do that? I googled, but haven't found any good way to do this. I want to ...
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Add TOC to PDF from XML/JSON/file?

I currently have a PDF file without any ToC (for example, in Mac's Preview.app, I can't see the ToC in the sidebar). But I have the TOC in XML format, where there is a title and a pagenumber where ...
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Edit ML Finder Favorites file (as XML / plist)

I use Path Finder, and I have quite some external drives. So to keep track of things, I often make use of the favorites function in Finder (PF simply uses the Finder function / folder of course). I ...
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Install XML::Parser

I'm trying to install some perl module but got strange error. sudo cpanm XML::Parser cp Parser/Encodings/iso-8859-5.enc blib/lib/XML/Parser/Encodings/iso-8859-5.enc make[1]: Entering directory ...
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How do I make an xls sheet into a xml doc?

How do I make an xls sheet into a xml doc? I need to upload an xml attachment into an smart pdf (for declaring corporate income tax purposes) The extension created when filling the form (pdf) is an ...
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Extracting exact field value from xml file and creating zip files based on each station type in unix using gzip

I have an xml file as below: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <UnitReport Qunatity="163" start-time="2012-06-22T07:00:01+00:00"> <Station ...
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How do you associate an action with a file type in Firefox 3.0 when the file is actually in xml format?

How do you associate an action with a file type in Firefox 3.0 when the file is actually in xml format? A program that I use has its own file extension, but actually stores its data in XML format. ...
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Tell XMLSpy pretty print to not remove my newline spaces

When I'm writing XML/XSLT I often use newlines spaces to break my code up sensible chunks, and not be a huge wall of text. eg: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <Data> <Data1> ...
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How do I delete songs not in playlists in iTunes?

I have lots of music in iTunes, but there's tons of crap I never listen to just taking up space. Is there a way I can easily delete all songs not in a playlist? All the music I have put into ...
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Powershell, renaming specific .xml data and saving changes

I've been doing quite a bit of searching/experimenting, and I know similar problems have been solved, but I'm struggling with this problem specifically and am reaching out for another pair of eyes. My ...
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Display the full error message for XML/XSL errors

I'm currently trying to write some XSLT and I'm getting errors, but the error is truncated before it can be useful. For example: The XML page cannot be displayed Cannot view XML input using XSL ...
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Record pretty print in macro

How can I record the Pretty Print (XML only - with line breaks) Ctrl+Alt+Shift+B functionality from the XML Tools plugin as part of a macro? Currently I have CDATA-ed xml that comes over the wire ...
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What program can be used to compare xml files? [closed]

I am desperately searching for a tool (windows or Linux) with which I can compare two xml files, without spending half a day of configuring the tool. There are a lot of answers already in SO, but ...
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Creation of RSS/XML feed for the ad list on this page

I'd like to ask the community if they could tell a newbie whether the creation of a feed from the job ad list on this page is generally possible and if there are any pointers where to start? ...
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Combine unzipped xml files back into a working XLSX file

I can rename an Excel file extension from .XLSX to .zip and extract out the xml files. How do I combine individual Excel xml files back into a single XLSX file? I tried zipping up the folder ...
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Create SFX archive using an XML configuration file

I just downloaded a 2GB patch which is an executable SFX archive. The patch is corrupted, so I could extract the working parts of it and fixed something and now I want to re-create the same patch. ...
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Creating readable XML for iOS

My client uses a process that uses XMLSS to create XML documents that can be opened in Microsoft Excel. In fact, simply renaming the files to .XLS, will ensure that the documents open in Excel by ...
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Bing Wallpaper Downloader

I want to use the Bing Wallpaper for my ipod Touch 5G. I know there is no app out there that can do that. Apple has not provided anyone with API's to dynamically change wallpapers off a feed or ...
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how to see xml coding of SVG image created in inkscape?

I heard that SVG are made of xml and html but software like inkscape are used to create SVG images easily without worrying about Coding in Xml. Hence after creating a SVG image i want to view a xml ...
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Using putty to move xml files to server

Currently there is a windows scheduled task which every day moves a number of xml files to a website via putty. I need these files to continue to be moved to their current location whilst i create a ...
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Open and scroll through 42 GB text file in Mac OS X

I am running Mac OS X 10.8.4 (Mountain Lion) and I am trying to open and scroll through a 42 GB .XML file. I plan on using an XML parser to parse through it and delete parts, but first I need to know ...
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Trouble with RSS auto posts on Hootsuite

My site generates most of it's traffic from social media so automatic updates using the RSS are very important. I've tried a few different tools including dlvr.it, RSS Grafitti and Hootsuite. ...
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Opening XML+XSD files in Microsoft Excel 2013

I have found Excel 2013 supports opening, editing and saving XML files. I have created an XML file + XSD which Excel opens without complaints and errors. (I.e. it does not state it has to create ...
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IE8 Crashes When Checking Out XML File From SharePoint

I have a user that edits XML files in Excel. When she tries to check out XML files her IE8 crashes. XLS files work fine. I changed the default program association in Windows 7 so that Excel is the ...
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Resolving NextPVR “instance of an object” & .dtd errors for EPG XMLs

When attempting to import an XML file with EPG listings for NextPVR, I receive only "[...] not set to an instance of an object" and .dtd errors. The XML schema is accepted without trouble by other PVR ...