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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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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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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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" Key2="Q">...
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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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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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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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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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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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Merge xml files using Linux shell scripting

I have 2 files named file1.xml and file2.xml respectively. The contents of the files are: file1.xml: <EJB:Service> <EJB:ServiceId>123</EJB:ServiceId> <EJB:ServiceName&...
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Convert DublinCore To MARC

I am trying to convert the following DublinCore XML catalogue: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <articlesinDublinCore xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/"> <article> &...
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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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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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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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Notepad++ doesn't apply my custom word style

I want to add keywords for system methods/commands like console, document, Math , ... Notepad recognizes the keywords, but doesn't format it with the colors... stylers.xml <LexerType name="...
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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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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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XML bulk update in Evenote

I've some tweets and blog article (from Wordpress) saved locally in rss or xml format and I want to bulk upload them in my Evernote Account. I've tried this Wordpress to Evernot script or tried ...
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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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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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StatSVN generated XML is slightly out of date

There are no StatSVN questions on superuser, but why not start? ;-) Here's my problem... I generate a log from subversion with: svn log -v --xml > log.xml The latest revision that shows up in ...
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Site/service for testing Excel compatibility

We distribute an Excel 2003 compatible XML file that users can fill out and resubmit on the site. While the Excel compatible XML file works fine with Office 2003 and Office 2007, with Office 2010 (14....
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Preserving CDATA Editing Xml File using Microsoft Word 2003

I have an xml file that I need to edit using Microsoft Word 2003. Everything works fine but the CDATA section is lost and is converted to normal html. For example: <Description> <![CDATA[ ...
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gedit - searching XML files for text slows the editor down to the point of unusability

I am running the latest CentOS 7 with the gnome desktop and I use gedit as my graphic text editor. To explain the problem: Say for example I am searching for the text "agreement" in a file containing ...
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Compress emails in XML format to MBOX

We are migrating away from an old collaboration system called OpenText FirstClass. It's a beast. I need to migrate our users' (many) emails out of FirstClass and into Office 365 (Exchange Online). ...
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Using BASH to create new elements in XML file

So far I have done simple things in bash with sed, awk, while loops, etc. What I need to do next is far more complicated and I'm not sure how to get started. I have an XML file and I need to add ...
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Edit server.xml and get “This site can’t be reached” IP “refused to connect” error

I literally added a period(.) in the tomcat/conf/server.xml file, restarted Tomcat, and got the above error. That was expected.. But after I remove the period, save and restart Tomcat, the error ...
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XML Xpath for Windows event?

I'm trying to create an event filter based on the following event XML (an example), but I seemed to be missing something: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" standalone="yes"?> <Events>&...
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How can I modify inline citation style in Word 2015 for Mac?

My professor insists that we use Chicago style of bibliography, but also wants inline citations to be in this format (Author, Year). However, the default Chicago style is (Author Year). Is there a ...
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Karabiner: Insert trailing characters? (or press keys after another key)

Is it possible for Karabiner to insert a trailing character, or to simulate a keypress after another key press has been invoked? The Karabiner script below will insert the back slash character \ when ...
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Notepad++: Find surrounding Tags

Ive searched all over the net but could not find an answer yet. What I want to do by using notepad++ is: I have huge files with deep nested XML-tags. When I have selected one XML-Tag I want to either ...
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Pass null arguments into a scheduled task xml file

I am trying to run a batch file when some specific events occurs and I want to pass some null arguments to one of my tasks. The problem is that I don't know how. I have tried a lot of combinations ...
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Access Mask filter in Event log XML not working

I'm trying to monitor folder creations and deletions using a filesystem auditing and a custom XML filter in the Windows Event Viewer. The XML is as below: <QueryList> <Query Id="0" Path="...
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How to stop Google Drive from opening folder in Finder when launched

I am using Launchd to open google drive whenever something happens in the drive folder. The XML looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD ...
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view xml file in emacs

I'm using Cygwin xEmacs 24.5. My goal is to view xml file nicely formatted. First I opened it using nxml-mode or xml-mode and it was OK to view it. Then I somehow 'played' with schema and I assume I ...
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How to make XPath list for a XML Message?

How to make XPath list for a XML Message ? Thanks for responding to my threads and looking into this issue. I have wellformed XML message. I want to produce a list/report as 1) All Xpath of XML ...
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Always open local XML in compatibility mode in IE11

I have an XML-File, which references a DTD, which references an XSL. When I open it with the Internet Explorer 11, it gets displayed as a normal XML without any stylesheets would. I managed to ...
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Importing XML to Access via VBA

I found this question very helpful, however, I'm having trouble utilizing the code. I altered it for my specific use and came up with the following (maybe I misunderstood the purpose of the original ...
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Regular Expression to match a dot followed by a space inside a tag

I must be missing something quite obvious, but I need to match every dot followed by a space ". " inside these tags: <example:label xml:lang="en">One. Two. Three. Four</example:label> <...
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Remove data from an XML node

I need to remove data from an XML node. I want to keep the node still there, but ensure the values are empty. I tried to open the XML in Excel 2013, delete the data from respective column and then ...
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errno 14 could not open/read file ///repodata/repomd.xml

I have a Yum repository configured on my RHEL 6.4. By using the RHEL Custom Repository. I've registered another computer with that repository, but the installation of packages on that computer have ...
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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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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) http://resources.companieshouse.gov.uk/toolsToHelp/pdf/...
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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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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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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 https://mail.google....
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Browsers won't load pages get XML interpreter error in Firefox

When I run Mozilla Firefox on Windows 8.1 webpages won't load and I sometimes get an XML interpretation error. It says unexpected interpreter status and gives a link to a file called netError.xhtml I ...
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How to select multiple nodes in different levels with xpath?

Say I have XML like so: <Contact> <Name> <FirstName>Andre</FirstName> <LastName>Levy</LastName> </Name> <DOB> <Year>1970</...
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How do I decrypt a .XML file if I have the password?

It's a .zip.xml file that I believe to be a spreadsheet. When I open the file in XML editor it returns the name of the file and a long gibberish string. I was given the password key for it, but I'm ...
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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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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 ...