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INvalid XML character error
Joined: Nov 28, 2012
May 30, 2013 01:57:14
i am creating
using xml,getting error The character is an invalid XML character.its showing a "right arrow" as special character in log error.
anybody know which combination of special character is making arrow or how to skip this.
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
May 30, 2013 07:49:45
When I see that error I immediately wonder if the XML document was edited at some point with MS Word and you are hitting "smart punctuation" characters.
A programmer's editor that can display in HEX is a great tool for debugging this sort of thing. The displayed "right arrow" may have little to do with the actual character.
I agree. Here's the link:
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