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Change Encoding of XML document.

L Goundalkar
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Joined: Jul 05, 2001
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Hi,

How to change the encoding of XML document using Java program.
I am using following code snippet to create document object and it returns me the prolog as "<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>"

I am using org.apache.xerces.dom parser.



How can i change the encoding of above document object.


Thanks for your time.


<b>L G Goundalkar</b><br /> <a href="mailto:lggoundalkar@yahoo.com" rel="nofollow">lggoundalkar@yahoo.com</a> <br />Sun Certified Programmer for Java 2 Platform.<br />Sun Certified Web Component Developer for J2EE.
William Brogden
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How are you doing output of this document to a file? It seems to me that internally the DOM will all be in Unicode and the file encoding is established in the output method. Look at the Transformer properties - there is an ENCODING property.
Bill


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