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Rob Hunter
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Joined: Apr 09, 2002
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Hi All,
Is there a decent and free XML editor out there? I'm looking for one that can at least validate a XML document against a corresponding DTD. Any suggestions would be appreciated.

Jeevan Reddy
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Joined: Nov 10, 2009
Posts: 142
I use "Microsoft Visual Web Developer 2008 Express Edition" (free) for editing XML files and liked it.
You may try it

SCJP 1.6 (94%)
Kj Reddy
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Joined: Sep 20, 2003
Posts: 1704
I am using Altova XMLSpy, but it is not freeware. Also for basic editing I use the eclipse.
Rob Hunter
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Joined: Apr 09, 2002
Posts: 832
Thanks guys. I assume it checks against any supplied DTDs as well? That's really what I'm looking for, editing the xmls I wouldn't even care about doing in notepad if I had to. :-)
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
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I think Altova has some free utilities for checking DTDs and Schemas.

I just looked it up! Here is their free download page.

There is even a "community edition" editor which looks very attractive. I purchased XML Spy years ago and never regretted it.

I agree. Here's the link:
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