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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Notepad++ incorrect syntax highlighting?

So I want to build a XHTML 1.0 Strict based website. Using Notepad++ for syntax highlighting came as an idea to me. But when I tried to put the XML declaration (as stated in the spec, proper XHTML ...
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Associate and view XML files - Visual Studio

Visual Studio can be used as an XML editor. For example, I can go to File>New>XML File. I can also create an XML file as part of a project and view it via the project manager. Proof you can use it ...
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HP Thin Client - Saving Connection Entry

HP Thin Client, unsure of what software version. When setting up the client to run via RDP to a terminal server (or any other way) when trying to save it advises: Could not Save /etc/hp/local.xml ...
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How to use an XML file from another computer?

I have a home management server (consisting of a Raspberry Pi with simple web server) on which I would like to have hard disk temperatures from computers in my home network. The other machines are ...
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How can I fold arbitrary tags with nxml-mode?

I would like to fold <type> <xsl:attribute name="multiplicity"> <xsl:choose> <xsl:when test="collection = true">*</xsl:when> ...
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How can I make the parse data in linux to be the value of my XML file?

My problem is I don't know how can I use the parse data in Linux to make it as values in my XML file. Can anyone help me?
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Is there a query language for XML?

Is there a language that I can use to query an XML document and have result set returned. The same way I can use SQL to query a dtabase and get a result set?
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How to replace a line in an xml file with a set of lines stored in a variable or file using unix commands?

I have a xml file in which the line that needs to be searched is: SEARCH='<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?><SSC>' This searched value needs to be replaced with ...
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Adding a line to an XML file after specific Tags

How would you guys go about adding a line to a bunch of XML files after certain tags? Solution can be based in usage of unix tools or name a text editor or utility that could allow me to do this ...
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How to schedule a task from command line advanced?

When I install my program, I want to schedule to execute it always when the computer is idle, but kill it when the computer is no longer idle, restart it if it is idle again. Also, only if there is ...
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Open XML file as plain text in Word

Is there a way to open an XML file in Microsoft Word and edit it as plain text? When I open my custom XML file in Word I get a dialog: "The file contains custom XML elements which are no longer ...
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Creating Image Reference upon XML Export in MS Access

I'm automating catalog creation with a MS Access database and Adobe InDesign. I would like to save the file paths to images in the database, and have them become meaningful tags in XML upon export ...
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Display (render) huge xml file

I've found a bunch of programs that can edit huge XML files, but not render them. I've tried Firefox and Opera, both crash. Any ideas? The filesize is about 75 MB. By render I mean how it looks like ...
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Importing an XML file into excel

I have a multilevel XML file. When I import the XML into excel, it creates multiple columns for the multilevel data. However, I need the multilevel data as additional rows. Is there any way I can ...
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I can't restore my backup with DriveImage XML

Yesterday, I made a backup of my partition with the program DriveImage XML. After I made the backup, a message showed up. The message was error of xml file but I don't remember the details. I then ...
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What broke .xml file association?

I did a clean install of Win 8.1 Pro along with several other development tools. I could get a list if needed, but somewhere early on, I installed Office 2013 Home and Student...and I installed VS ...
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How to use a bibtex (xml) library in word

I need to use ms word, but I want to use my bibtex library for citations. Therefore, I installed jabref and exported my library to an xml file. However, I do not know how to import my xml file into ...
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How to save an XML file with Chrome

Stupid thing and I can't figure it out. I'm viewing some XML files in Chrome (in this case a WSDL and an XSD). I need to save as files. The problem is that the file I get when I do is mangled with a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...