Notepad.... Seriously, XML is (designed to be) humanly readable. If you'd like some rudimentary formatting, open it up with IE.... Now, as far as what the node names and attributes /mean/, well, not sure we'll be much help. Where's the XML coming from? sgd --- Scott Wolpow <scott at publiccto.com> wrote: > I have data in XML format, is there a reader that I can use to > decode the > information.?