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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Tool for mass adding properties to many xml files?

I have some xml that looks like this in each report: Header Cell /Cell Cell /Cell ... /Header In each cell I need to add: <property ...
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Notepad++ XML Auto Indent + Tag Closing

I'm migrating a question I posted on stackoverflow to here as it may be more relevant. Here is the question: I'm looking for a way to code XML (mxml, specifically) in Notepad++ such that it follows ...
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Extract Links from a sitemap(xml)

Lets say I have a sitemap.xml file with this data: <url> <loc>http://domain.com/pag1</loc> <lastmod>2012-08-25</lastmod> <changefreq>weekly</changefreq> ...
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PDF form created with Adobe LiveCycle Designer 8.0 - Form checkboxes randomly submitted as null values

I have a data collection process where users complete a PDF form and then submit an xml data file of the form values via email. I've had nearly 600 files submitted - the process has worked exactly as ...
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I cannot print or export Adobe XML-Form files

I have PDFCreator and "PrimoPDF" installed, as well as some other print software. Now I own Adobe Acrobat and used it to save content in an Adobe XML-Form file. Now I want to flatten that file, as ...
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Microsoft Word automatically password-protecting documents

I have a very weird issue I'm working on. We have some Microsoft Word documents that will randomly apply a password to it when saved. It doesn't happen all the time and I can't pinpoint if there's a ...
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Is there a way to automate XML playlist creation for files in an S3 bucket?

I'm working on an XML-based, non-Flash music player for a client. They want to be able to upload files to a bucket and stream MP3s back to their website. I'm wondering if there's a way to ...
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View RSS feeds in Chrome instead of downloading it

Before, if I go to a RSS feed (.xml file), Chrome displays it. I could use extensions to format the feed or just view the source directly. However, now, Chrome forces me to view the feed using a RSS ...
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How to upgrade libxml on CentOS

I have a following version of CentOS: $ cat /etc/issue CentOS release 5.5 (Final) Kernel \r on an \m and following version of libxml: $ php -i | grep libxml libxml Version => 2.6.26 libxml ...
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Detect filetype in narrowed region

I am using the terrific NrrwRgn plugin. I often edit XML files with PHP in CDATA sections, so in the narrowed buffer I get this: <![CDATA[ $foo='bar'; doSomething($foo); ...
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XML text transformation

I have a large file part of which is like below: <DataGroup xsi:type="ReportDataGroup"> <SmartReportTemplate DescriptionContentType="text/plain" IsActive="true"> <Name ...
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How could I embed formatted XML source in WORD documents?

I'm writing a documentation with WORD that contains XML source code (whole files) as examples. The way I'm embedding the currently XML is quite cumbersome and doesn't seem to me as really ...
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What do the BoundingRect Values mean?

Today I wrote a custom title for Windows Movie Maker, by creating two text boxes to act as censors (You can see the end product over here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GfBf9J3MrJE). However, I ...
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Find out parents of an element in XML files

I have a large (10k lines) XML file. Normally i use Notepad++ or Chrome to open XML files. Although it is possible to collapse/uncollapse child entries, i can't see which element has which parents. ...
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Application for extracting XML tags from a document

I am looking for an application that will extract all XML tags contained within a specific XML file. For example I would get a list: <XML_TAG_ONE>,<XML_TAG_TWO> etc...
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How do I quickly 'extract' specific information from web pages (source code) and format it into XML?

The gist: the small company I work for advertises its products through Google Merchant. We upload the products in an XML file as per Google's requirements. The problem: manually formatting thousands ...
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How do I add additional parameters to query string of a Firefox Search Plugin?

I have just installed the DuckDuckGo add-on in Firefox 11.0, running on XP SP 3. I would like to add additional parameters to the query string. However, any changes I make are not reflected in the ...
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Why does copying an XML file from Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit to Windows XP 32-bit change the file?

What I do: Copy an xml file (ctrl+C) on a Win Server 2008 machine. Minimize mstsc.exe (remote connection app). Paste the xml file on to my WinXP machine (ctrl+V). The result: All of the original ...
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A secure transfer method for large XML file

I have to put in place a transfer system to receive XML file of more that 1 Go. This system have to be very secure. I was about to take SFTP but it's not IIS compatible and some of the senders will ...
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Excel-like software for XML data?

Is there any Excel-like software for XML data? Something not restricted to spreadsheet format, but allowing: data with hierarchy more strict typing tagging multiple views to the data, unlike ...
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Converting a word document to XML format while preserving font information

I need to convert a Word document into an easily parseable format, so I chose XML. I found a tool which works, but it doesn't tell me which font the text is, which is my main method of parsing. Is ...
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How can I change the default font size that is set on charts in a PowerPoint template?

As the title says I'm interested in knowing how I can change the default font size that is set on charts in a specific PowerPoint template. I'm not interested in using chart-templates for this, since ...
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trimming an XML file the dumb way

(see solution below) I have XML files which I parse with a Python script (I did not write it but it does the job perfectly). The problem is that the XML file is large (~ 1GB) and the parsing take ...
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How to efficiently type in a pair of XML tags in Emacs?

How to efficiently type in a pair of XML tags such as <tag></tag> in Emacs? I am hoping some sort of auto-complete behavior.
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How to formally reject a SOAP request? [closed]

I've a large F5 LTM load balancer environment I'm looking after which we are configuring to rate limit requests at a URI level. For human web users we are 302ing them to a busy page, but we also run ...
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Customizing urlbar formatting in Firefox

Firefox 6.0 introduced URL formatting in the address bar, i.e. the domain.tld is black, while protocols, subdomains, and paths are grey. The related about:config entry to enable/disable this feature ...
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Microsoft Office Data Connection to utilise an external XML Data source?

I want to be able to process or product for connecting an external XML data connector to Microsoft Office Products (specifically Excel) so that it's seamless to the product. Essentially the ...
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Viewing XML properly in Firefox 8.0

How do I make this XML display properly on Firefox? I want any addon or plugin or anything that will allow me to read this XML properly from the get-go (and hopefully enable me to expand/collapse ...
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Scripting: what is the easiest to extact a value in a tag of a XML file?

I want to read a pom.xml ('Project Object Model' of Maven) and extract the version information. Here is an example: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?><project ...
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how to write multiple lines to a file using shell script?

I need to read data from a source and have to form a XML file using shell script. But first of all i don't know how to write multiple lines in a file using shell script
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Transform Eclipse Help plugin (DITA) to EPUB or PDF

I'm using Oxygen XML Author plugin for Eclipse (fully functional 30 day trial), and I want to convert (transform) sample Eclipse help file plugin to epub or PDF, to be able to view in on my ereader. ...
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Is there any XML creator or builder available in shell scripting for creating XML doc?

Is there any XML creator or builder available in shell scripting for creating XML doc and applying a stylesheet? I need to fetch data from a database and write those records into an XML document. ...
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Powershell XML precessing very slow

I have a couple (20) of svg-fonts (xml based font format), on average each one of them is about 300kb and contains about 100 Glyph-tags. I would like to process each glyph with Inkscape. So the part ...
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Finding multiline CDATA text in a bunch of XML files (possibly using grep)

I have several thousand (well formed) XML files of the following template : <?xml version="1.0" ?> <queries> <statement name="foobar"> <body><![CDATA[ Several ...
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How do I “run” an XSLT file?

I've received a great answer about sorting XML - I need to use XSLT. But how do I actually do that? What software is required? What command or application do I need to start to get a "converted" XML ...
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What Windows app can sort a huge XML file?

I have some enormous XML-based configuration files, with 125000 lines in them. The problem is that they are auto-generated by the system I use, and "child" tags are in a random order within their ...
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Can user-defined autocomplete keyword description in notepad++ span multiple lines?

I am creating an API auto-complete XML file for my user-defined language. Can the description text assigned to the keyword be displayed as multiple lines inside the auto-complete pop-up window? i.e. ...
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Why doesn't Firefox show any kind of a feed presence indication when there is are RSS/Atom feeds associated with the page? [duplicate]

For example I've came to a webpage having the following tag inside its <head> tag: <link rel="alternate" type="application/rss+xml" title="A blog feed" ...
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Sorting XML files so that differences can then be found

I need to compare two XML files, each of which is about 13,000 lines long. Sadly the code that generates these files doesn't generate the data in the same order each time (the data comes from a ...
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How to share a word document with a schema attached?

On my own machine (Word 2007) I have successfully added a custom XML part to a .docx file, associated the custom XML nodes with a custom .xsd schema and I now have editable custom XML nodes - great. ...
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How can I parse an XML file from the command line (for GeekTool)?

I'd like to find a Terminal command that can pull the file at http://api.twitter.com/1/statuses/user_timeline.xml?screen_name=SOMEUSERNAME&count=1 and parse it to find a user's Twitter status. ...
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How can I open a large XML file?

I have to read an XML file and put it into a database. First, though, I want to open it and 'clean' it by deleting many chunks of records. The original file is about 20Mb. How can I open this file to ...
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Notepad++ doesn't launch (notepad++.exe present in the task manager)

Yesterday Notepad++ was runnable, but today it doesn't. In spite of the notepad++.exe (with its 13 process) presence is the tasks manager, Notepad++ window doesn't launch. I tried to uninstall and ...
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Use XML data from an online URL as data source InDesign

I'm looking to use XML in InDesign that comes from a live url as it's constantly updating from a database. I know I can download the XML and import it from the desktop but does anyone know how to ...
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Help me find an XML editor [closed]

I am searching for a few days now to find the suitable XML editor. After realizing that many of them don't do a lot more than eclipse the only difference being in the price, I started to use eclipse ...
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How do I view the xml in firefox in a simpler way?

When I view the following URL: http://upmedia.plymouth.ac.uk/Rss.aspx?CategoryId=20 I doesnt show anything in firefox. However when I view ...
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How do I show raw XML for an RSS Feed in Firefox

Internet Explorer has this option: When unclicked clicked ATOM feeds will show as raw xml. How can I do the same thing in Firefox?
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Trying to use XML::Parser and XML::XPath, where do I type the command?

Here's the tutorial I am using, which I have been assured is of high quality by Google: http://www.kitebird.com/articles/mysql-xml.html#TOC_5 Now, what I am trying to do is run some test scripts ...
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Text processing: convert text of table of content into djvu bookmark format?

Usually in the table of content of a book, each line is for a chapter or section and ends with its page number, for example: 1 first chapter 10 1.1 first section 11 1.1.1 first subsection 12 1.2 ...
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Accessing Hotmail from Firefox: “XML Parsing Error: not well-formed”

When I try to access my Hotmail account from my present computer I get the following error message: XML Parsing Error: not well-formed Location: http://sn105w.snt105.mail.live.com/default.aspx Line ...