XML is a text document, which is made in accordance with the same name markup language.
These files are used in the structure of some of the web sites, in the preparation of elements or software interface to create additional formats (eg, FB2).
To view the XML, you will need a text editor.
Using the "Notepad"
To view the XML file embedded inIt means you can use any available text editor (such as "Notepad"). Right click on the document and on the shortcut menu, select the line "Open with" - "Notepad." This method of viewing is characterized by the fact that before you open XML content with all tags and specified parameters. In the "Notepad" you can edit the desired code and save it to the same original file.
View as a stylesheet
If you want to view the XML file as a tableStyles and ready to display the document, use Microsoft Excel application that allows you to display the desired file in the form of a table with the specified attributes in the code. To open XML to Excel, right-click on the file and then go to the "Open With» - Microsoft Excel. The disadvantage of using this method of opening an XML file is that it can not display in excess of the limit lines in the program settings. Therefore, Excel can not open files that have a large volume.
Viewing the XML file in the browser also allowsget a map document and its code. Almost any version of a modern browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera, Safari, Chrome) supports mapping of XML files. "Open With" To make the document view, open the context menu. Before you open your browser tab, where you will find the desired information or Code.
To edit a XML-code, you canusing the program Notepad ++. Its distinctive feature is the implementation of support syntax highlighting. The program will allocate tags used color. If you miss, for example, the handle is closed, the program will provide the desired piece of code and you will be able to notice it and edit it. An alternative to Notepad ++ can be noted AkelPAD, representing the same set of tools for working with markup languages.
XML View in other systems
On Linux operating systems and Mac OS softwareIt can also be opened with any text editor. Libre Office Calc is an analog of Excel, and therefore also capable of displaying the line of the document in the window. As for the Mac OS, you can use as the Libre Office, and Excel version for this operating system. As in other systems, Mac OS supports XML opening with text editors.