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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Sublime text opens an xml file in HEX view

I have an xml file(rename to .xml) and I need to open this in Sublime text. But if I try to open and view it, it displays the data in Hexadecimal values. But I want this to be displayed in xml format. ...
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Trying to view XSLT HTML page with JavaScript transformations

I have a web site that is not showing its content. This content is in XML format and with a XSLT presentation. There's some JavaScript to convert the code from the XML to HTML presentation. According ...
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Making InDesign recognise image paths to network drives when importing XML

I work for a small publishing company, and we regularly create catalogues, brochures, etc., where we feature various hand-picked subsets of our available titles. Based on the titles that are to be ...
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XML Canonicalize and diff

I've found lot about c14n for diffing xmls, but it doesn't work like I've expected. I can use xmllint --c14n or xmlstarlet c14n, but results for (I hope) same XMLs differs a lot - One XML looks like ...
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Quick way to convert Excel sheet to XML

How do you easily convert an excel file into a XML file? When trying to save as an XML File, it complains that the file does not have an XML mapping. Clicking help brings up pretty complicated stuff ...
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Windows Server Blocking Web Service? [migrated]

I have a program that uses a webservice that connects to a server to get software licenses. This is blocked in Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2 by default. However, in Windows XP, ...
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feed XML to google calendar [closed]

I have an XML file with seminars that I would like to feed to google-calendar. The XML file is maintained by someone else and is updated regularly, so I would like to do this in a way that google ...
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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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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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Captive Portal & iOS/OSX, CNA popup fails to login [closed]

On Mac & iPhone, my wifi-captive-portal is detected. But once I'm logged in, the popup : - does not close - nor does display the 'done' button. 'done' button means what ? It means you're logged ...
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iXBRL to XBRL? XML inside HTML - Excel can't resolve

I have a bunch of files which should be a table with one row and 30/40 columns with data, in this format: Inline XRBL (iXRBL - XML in HTML) ...
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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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Indesign Import XML into Automatic Page generation, data merge

I've created some InDesign Pages that I want to use as templates. I've created an XML file with all the appropriate data. I want to merge the XML data with the InDesign page and have a few hundred ...
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Html arrow characters aligned to bottom of font, how align to mid of font?

I want to use the following html charactes: A←↞⇽ However, as you can see, the arrows are aligned bottom of the font's vertical center-line. Is there a way to "lift them" up to the ...
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goldendict XML parse error on Wikipedia and Wiktionary

I get this error on goldendict for English Wikipedia and English Wiktionary: Query error: XML parse error: unexpected end of file at 1,1
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Using wildcard in notepad++ to replace a very specific range of entries/values

Well I'm trying to find out how to use wildcards in order to change a quite specific value, mainly in xml files. Here is an example of how the file looks: <skill skill_name="alchemy_s18" ...
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Reformat XML with tag attributes sorted and aligned?

Is there an XML library or code-beautifier ("pretty-printer") that supports printing the XML with horizontal sorting and alignment of attributes, e.g. <tag id="1" prop1="prop1 value" prop2="prop2 ...
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Search XML document for string and get the full XML path

I have a large and complex XML document in a file. I would like to do a text search of the XML document and have it give me the full XML path of the found text. There is similar functionality in the ...
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How to Disable Web Feeds to see XML structure in Fire Fox?

As a developer I frequently interact with JSON and XML values. But when I access any XML documents as in htt://services.odata.org/V4/Northwind/Northwind.svc/Customers?$format=atom the Firefox looks ...
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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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Extend vim's syntax highlighting for only *some* files?

Our software has many .xml configuration files. Vim colors these files, using e.g. /usr/share/vim/vim74/syntax/xml.vim. But can we customize the coloring for just these files, and not for all .xml ...
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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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Text pad regular expression XML, DTD parsing

Struggling a while with this, hope so the Guru helps me out here. So I have a file with following structure...a basic XML file <cmdb_ci_ip_phone> <asset/> <asset_tag/> ...
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Firefox “not well formed” error on Gmail mobile site's search page

I use the Gmail Mobile site (not the smartphone version, but the old, lightweight, feature-phone-compatible one) on my desktop Firefox browser, via the set of URLs starting with ...
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Notepad++ illegal XML character target search using Regex

Fellow Forum Members, I am using the latest version of NotePad++ and I have done a search for illegal XML symbols such as "&", ">", "<", "©" among 200 separate XML files. I found a couple of ...
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How to set the default language in Notepad++

I mostly use Notepad++ for dealing with XML files. It would be good if Notepad++ parsed and colorized my files based on the XML language when I open the files. Instead, I have to open the file, pick ...
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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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Xls sheet (or XML) to formatted doc

I have an excel sheet with four columns (Name, Address, Country, Description) with about 300 rows. I want to create a word document with this info, having each field in different format, i.e. Name ...
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How can I delete the content between two tags in a large xml file (>2GB)

The File in Question is XML but I want a Shell Script to remove all the binary (Base64) encoded images that are embedded. The files are generally huge (>2GB). I want to delete everything between: ...
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Windows application to view a remote web page as HTML/XML tree? [closed]

I was wondering if there were a Windows application that could take a URL, download the page and displays its structure in an HTML/XML tree. I mean this, but without having to first download the page ...
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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 open a zipped folder shown as zip.xml file?

I zipped some folders using winzip on my old laptop and copied to an external drive. The folders contain all types of files including xls, doc, ppt, etc. Now I am trying to open the zipped folders in ...
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Posting XML wrapped in SOAP posted using Curl results in invalid XML character was found exceptions

Sending an XML file using curl results in: Invalid XML character (Unicode : 0x<integer>) Attempt to solve the issue According to this SO answer the issue will be solved if the XML version is ...
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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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SublimeText XML completions file

I apparently can't get autocompletion to work in my XML files. Here is my xml.sublime-completions file, which I added to the User folder: { "scope": "text.xml", "completions": [ { ...
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How to export Firefox user settings only?

When I install firefox, I alter some of the default settings, some examples would be set homepage to blank, never remember history, change default download location. I do this in Tools > Options > ... ...
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Global userDefineLang.xml for notepad++

Notepad++ will automatically grab all user defined languages defined within userDefineLang.xml. No importing is involved. This file must be located within directory ...
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sed regex pattern matched greedy although it should not

I stumbled upon a behaviour I can not explain, hope some of you guys can help me out. I try to generate a sort of documentation from a bigger Ant project, as such I use sed to filter the information ...
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Issues Adding Data to an XML Document w/PowerShell

Trying to add an element to an existing XML file using PowerShell. I have looked at several examples and my 'add' script works but, it is misplacing the element. Sample of XML I am using: ...
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WebLogic 12.1.1.0 is truncating dynamically generated XML file

this is my first question on SU/StackOverflow, so bear with me... We've got an exploded application, residing on a NAS mount, that we just moved from WebLogic 6.1 to WLS 12.1.1.0. Believe it or not, ...
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XML editor for editing KML? [closed]

I am trying to edit some KML code, and neither Word nor Notepad seem to work--Notepad opens a page of some garbled non-code and Word cannot open the file at all. I was told that I would need an XML ...
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How to import a scheduled task automatically from an XML file?

I have created a scheduled task in Windows 7. The task is running perfectly well on my computer. I have also exported the task to an XML file and want to create the same task on another computer ...
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Massive XML Import in Excel in batch mode

I have created an XML map in Excel 2010 and I can import hundreds of XML files at once in an Excel sheet. However I would like to automate this, i.e. import new XML files that reside in a directory ...
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Mapping Excel sheet to XML Schema - using a column for multiple attributes

I have data like this in Excel: I want to export XML using XML Maps feature like this instance, based on a schema that cannot be modified: <someRootElement> <Foo Key1="A" ...
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Append to data in an XML attribute using Regex in Notepad++

Newbie alert! I am trying to automatically append some text to the data within an XML attribute - I believe notepad++ will do it but I cant figure out the expression I need to use to search. It ...
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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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Get Firefox to display xmlns attributes

While working with some rather bulky XML documents, I've encountered the minor frustration that Firefox's XML viewer omits all xmlns attributes while retaining the prefixes that they define. Short of ...
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Grep tool for XML [closed]

I am looking for a good tool to perform grep-like operations on XML - for example, extract certain attributes only. Grep itself can't handle it - any DFA-equivalent tool can handle only non recursive ...
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SEP firewall rule import via .xml ?

I've got a Windows Firewall rule defined like below table NameGroupProfileEnabledActionProgramLocal AddressRemote AddressProtocolLocal PortRemote PortAllowed Computers ...
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FTPS performance with small XML files but very high volume

Our company is building a b2b integration with another party that requires them to deliver to us a large number ~100,000 XML files about 10-15 KB each over the course of a three hour window everyday. ...