Other XML Tools Functions

This section describes other nice functions in XML Tools Plugin: XML to text conversion, current XPath, and XPath expression evaluation.

There are other nice features supported in XML Tools Plugin too:

1. "XML to text" Conversion - Converts all XML special characters like "<" and "&" into escape sequences like "&lt;" and "&amp;". This is useful if you want to encode some XML source code into a HTML page.

2. "text to XML" Conversion - Converts all escape sequences like "&lt;" and "&amp;" into XML special characters like "<" and "&". This is useful if you want to decode some XML source code out off a HTML page.

3. "Current XML Path" - Returns the absolute XPath expression of the current element in the editor. This is useful if you want to parse an XML document with XPath expressions.

4. "XPath Expression Evaluation" - Evaluates a given XPath expression against the current XML document. This is useful if you want to parse an XML document with XPath expressions.

Last update: 2016.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of XML (eXtensible Markup Language)

 XML File Syntax

 XML File Browsers

 DOM (Document Object Model) Programming Interface

 SAX (Simple API for XML) Programming Interface

 DTD (Document Type Definition) Introduction

 Syntaxes of DTD Statements

 Validating an XML Document against the Specified DTD Document Type

 XSD (XML Schema Definition) Introduction

 Syntaxes of XSD Statements

 Validating XML Documents Against Specified XML Schemas

 XSL (Extensible Stylesheet Language) Introduction

 XSLT (XSL Transformations) Introduction

 Java Implementation of XSLT

 XPath (XML Path) Language

 XSLT Elements as Programming Statements

 Control and Generate XML Element in the Result

 XML Notepad - XML Editor

XML Tools Plugin for Notepad++

 What Is XML Tools Plugin for Notepad++

 Downloading and Installing Notepad++ with XML Tools

 Converting XML in Pretty Print Format

 XSD Validation and Error List

 XSLT Transformation

Other XML Tools Functions

 XML 1.1 Changes and Parsing Examples

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

 PDF Printing Version