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The XPath builder allows makes it possible to quickly get the XPath expressions that describes a given element within the XML document.

The builder allows filtering rules to be applied at each XML element level, up to the selected element.

Step 1

Select the element in the XML document, using the context (right click) menu select "Build XPath Expression".

XPath Builder - Select Node

 

Step 2

Change the filters in the query to suite your requirements.

In the example shown below we will only match book elements for a specific ISBN number.

XPath Builder

Step 3

Once the expression is accepted, the results of the query are displayed in the XML Editor, using the XPath Query Builder Window.

XPath Builder - Results

It is now possible to change the expression further, and visualize the results.

See Also

XPath Query Builder
XPath Query Builder Window