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Manipulate DOM using XPath

aswin pal
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Joined: Jan 23, 2010
Posts: 9
Newbie help..

I was searching for an example that shows this:

1. Use a Document object.

2. Use XPath to select a node (element or attribute) from the Document object.

3. Change its value - basically update DOM.

any links?
William Brogden
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XPath will let you locate DOM Nodes, but changing the content is up to the programmer.

What do you have so far?

Bill
aswin pal
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Joined: Jan 23, 2010
Posts: 9
Understood. Thanks. We located the node using XPath, and changed the required content programatically.
 
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