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7<title>Editing XML schema properties</title>
9<searchtitle>Editing XML schema properties</searchtitle>
11<shortdesc>After you create an XML schema, you can edit its various properties,
12such as its namespace and prefix.</shortdesc>
kprice9623e9d2007-05-03 03:43:05 +000014<keywords><indexterm>XML schema editor<indexterm>XML schema properties</indexterm></indexterm>
15<indexterm>XML schema files<indexterm>editing properties</indexterm></indexterm>
kprice159fa582006-05-08 21:30:45 +000017</metadata></prolog>
19<context><p>The following instructions were written for the Resource perspective,
20but they will also work in many other perspectives.</p><p>To edit an XML schema's
kpricede20a692008-04-24 00:27:47 +000021properties, complete the following steps:</p></context>
kprice159fa582006-05-08 21:30:45 +000022<steps>
23<step><cmd>Create a new XML schema or double-click an existing schema in the
24Navigator view.</cmd><info> It will automatically open in the XML schema editor.</info>
kprice9623e9d2007-05-03 03:43:05 +000026<step><cmd>In the Outline view, click <uicontrol>Directives</uicontrol>.</cmd>
kprice159fa582006-05-08 21:30:45 +000027</step>
28<step><cmd>In the Properties view, click the <uicontrol>General</uicontrol> tab.</cmd>
30<step><cmd>You can change the <uicontrol>Prefix</uicontrol> associated with
31the current namespace.</cmd><info>Element and attribute names that are associated
32with this namespace will be prefixed with this value.</info></step>
33<step><cmd>You can also edit the <uicontrol>Target namespace</uicontrol> for
34this schema.</cmd><info> A namespace is a URI that provides a unique name
35to associate with all the elements and type definitions in a schema.</info>
37<step><cmd>Click the <uicontrol>Documentation</uicontrol> tab if you want
38to provide any information about this XML schema.</cmd><info>The <uicontrol>Documentation</uicontrol> page
kpricede20a692008-04-24 00:27:47 +000039is used for human readable material, such as a description.</info></step><?Pub Caret?>
kprice647b7352006-05-17 21:27:16 +000040<step><cmd>Click the <uicontrol>Extensions</uicontrol> tab if you want to
41add application information elements to your annotations of schema components.</cmd>
42<info>The <uicontrol>Extensions</uicontrol> page allows you to specify the
43schema and add XML content to your annotations.</info></step>
kprice159fa582006-05-08 21:30:45 +000044</steps>
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