DonXML has built a really cool tool called XPathmania

Check out this screen shot of an XPath Tool Window running inside Visual Studio 2005 that executes XPath queries against your current XML document window.  DonXML as written a nice intro to how it works on his website and has posted the installer and source code on the new Mvp.Xml Codeplex Project.  The code shows how you can integrate with the XML editor in Visual Studio and I'm sure this nifty tool will help a lot of users who are struggling with getting their XPath expressions working. Nice work Don!  

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Comments (8)

  1. This is a cool little plug-in from DonXML for VS that lets you run XPath statements against the currently…

  2. Cedric says:

    The installer failed with Advanced Server 2000.

  3. Cedric says:

    The installer failed with Windows Server 2000 and 2003.

    I read:

    An exception occured during the Commit pahse of the application. This exception will be ignored and installation will continue. However, the application might notfunction correctly after installation is complete. –>Cannot start process because a file has not been provided.

    Then the installer actually aborts the install and undo everything.

    Too bad wanted to this tool.

  4. Chris says:

    Yes, the installer requires .NET v2.0 and Visual Studio 2005.

  5. This is the first monthly letter to the VSX community from the VSX (Visual Studio Extensibility) team

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