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Free XML Editor with large files

Niall Loughnane
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Joined: Dec 07, 2006
Posts: 208
Hi,

I'm trying to open a XML file that is 6MB in size,

Do you know of a free XML editor that is good for opening large XML files?

Thanks,

Niall
david fields
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Joined: Jun 06, 2011
Posts: 6
Hi Niall,

Liquid Technologies offer a large file editor in their product, its not free but it is available for a 30 day trial, so that should be plenty to accomplish what you have in mind. Their website claims it can open GB and TB files so again 6MB shouldnt be a prioblem. I havent used the feature myself so please do feedback if it works or not. More info here; http://www.liquid-technologies.com/Large-File-Editor.aspx
Tina Smith
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Joined: Jul 21, 2011
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Notepad++ is free; I haven't found a file it can't open and 6 MB is certainly within its range. It offers syntax highlighting, collapse/expand tags for a variety of "languages" including xml.
http://notepad-plus-plus.org/


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