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Luis Jacho
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Joined: May 04, 2013
Posts: 2
Just want to append a child to a xml document from NetBeans but i dont know whats wrong
try{
DocumentBuilder dBuilder = DocumentBuilderFactory.newInstance().newDocumentBuilder();
Document futxml = dBuilder.parse(new File("xmlsrc/xxml.xml"));
if( futxml.hasChildNodes()) System.out.println("SI");
Element hijo = futxml.createElement(jTextField2.getText().trim());
// Text text = futxml.createTextNode(jTextArea.getText().trim());
// hijo.appendChild(text);
futxml.appendChild(hijo);


This is my error org.w3c.dom.DOMException: INVALID_CHARACTER_ERR: An invalid or illegal XML character is specified.
please help !!
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
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What is the source of this xxml.xml file you are trying to parse?

If you created it, did you use Microsoft Word?

Bill

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Paul Clapham
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Joined: Oct 14, 2005
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And as always when you get an exception: what line of code threw the exception? Don't just ignore the stack trace, it tells you that.
 
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