Adriano Castro wrote: > I have an XML file that has been created by a program. Problem is the whole > file is one huge line of text instead of indented chunks of code. > > How can I format this automatically to be a bit more human readable? > > I've tried opening it on the browser, copy the structured code and then > paste it on my text editor. Unfortunately the hyphens (minus characters) from > the treeview also come along with the code and are causing some problems. > > What do you suggest? Altova makes very nice XML-editors and they (just?) made their home-version free! http://www.altova.com/download_spy_home.html Just load your XML-file in XMPSPY and select "Pretty Print XML-text" from the menu. Edwin Martin.