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<title>Creating XML files</title>
<searchtitle>Creating XML files</searchtitle>
<shortdesc>You can create a new XML file which you can then edit in the XML
editor. You create a new XML file that is not associated with a DTD or XML
schema file, so there are no restrictions on the kind of content it can contain.</shortdesc>
<keywords><indexterm>XML files<indexterm>creating</indexterm></indexterm>
<context><p>The following instructions were written for the Resource perspective,
but they will also work in many other perspectives.</p><p>To create a new
XML file, complete the following steps:</p></context>
<step><cmd>Create a project to contain the XML file if one does not exist
<step><cmd>In the workbench, click <menucascade><uicontrol>File</uicontrol>
<uicontrol>New</uicontrol><uicontrol>Other</uicontrol></menucascade> and select <menucascade>
<uicontrol>XML</uicontrol><uicontrol>XML</uicontrol></menucascade>. Click <uicontrol>Next</uicontrol>.</cmd>
<step><cmd>Select the project or folder that will contain the XML file.</cmd>
<step><cmd>In the <uicontrol>File name</uicontrol> field, type the name of
the XML file and click <uicontrol>Next</uicontrol>. The name of your XML file
must end in <userinput>.xml</userinput>.</cmd></step>
<step><cmd>Select the <uicontrol>Create XML file from an XML template</uicontrol> radio
button and click <uicontrol>Next.</uicontrol>.</cmd></step>
<step importance="optional"><cmd>You may choose to view and edit the XML templates
that will be used in your new XML file.</cmd></step>
<step><cmd>Click <uicontrol>Finish</uicontrol>.</cmd></step>
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