Why Choose XMLmind XML Editor?
lists what sets XMLmind XML Editor (XXE for short) apart from
its competitors. For a feature by feature comparison with other XML
authoring tools, please read the detailed list of
- XXE has been designed from the ground up to be used
with just the word processor-like view, that is, without the help of a
tree view, source view or visible tags. This is very important because
it allows the writer to concentrate on her/his story.
- Thanks to the node path
bar, you can control what you do as precisely as if you were using
an ``XML programmer's editor''.
- With XXE, you don't need to be a DocBook or DITA
expert. XXE knows these complex XML vocabularies for you,
and never suggests actions which would make the document
When you don't understand why XXE does not allow
you to do such and such actions, simply press Shift-F1
(Help|Show Content Model) and you'll see the content model
of the selected element. More »
- With XXE, you don't need to be an XML expert: suffice
to know what is an element, an attribute, a text node, etc.
converting your document to PDF is as easy as selecting "Convert to
PDF" from a menu. More »
2: content inclusion (e.g. XInclude, DITA
conref) is simply a matter to applying command
"Edit|Reference|Copy as Reference"
(Ctrl+Shift-C) to the root element of a document or to any
element having an ID and then pasting the copied reference
(Ctrl-V or Ctrl-W or Ctrl-U) elsewhere. More »
3: XXE makes possible advanced XPath-based search, without
requiring you to know what is XPath. More »
4: XXE allows you to insert math equations into your
documents without requiring you to learn MathML. Screenshot .
- XXE integrates XMLmind
XSL-FO Converter . This allows you to convert
your XML documents not only to HTML, XHTML, HTML Help, Eclipse Help,
EPUB, JavaTM Help, PDF, PostScript®, but also to RTF,
WordprocessingML (MS-Word 2003), OpenOffice (.odt, native
format of OpenOffice.org 2), Office Open XML (or OOXML, .docx,
native format of MS-Word 2007). More »
- Unlike its competitors which all integrate the DITA Open Toolkit
integrates XMLmind DITA Converter .
XMLmind DITA Converter (ditac for short)
allows to convert the most complex DITA 1.2 documents to
production-quality XHTML 1.0, XHTML 1.1, HTML 4.1,
JavaTM Help, HTML Help, Eclipse Help, EPUB,
PDF, PostScript®, RTF (can be opened in Word 2000+), WordprocessingML
(can be opened in Word 2003+), Office Open XML (.docx, can be
opened in Word 2007+), OpenOffice (.odt, can be opened in
- XXE natively supports MathML 2
Presentation Markup . Screenshot .
- XXE allows you to embed all kinds of form controls
(button, combobox, etc) in its styled document view. And because
XXE uses an advanced rendering technique to do that, you
may embed thousands of such form controls without any
performance penalty. Screenshot . More »
- Links across related XML files (DITA topics referenced in the same
map, DocBook chapters included in the same modular book, XHTML pages
which are part of the same Web site, etc) are very easy to create, edit
and check, thanks to the Document Set concept introduced by
XXE v5. More »
- XXE includes an easy to use and yet very powerful
integrated spreadsheet engine. Screenshot
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- XXE is highly customizable, without programming, by
local gurus and consultants. Success story #1 .
- XXE is highly extensible by JavaTM
story #2 , Success story #3 . More »
- XXE comes with an extensive documentation targeted at
end-users, local gurus and JavaTM programmers. More »
- XMLmind offers an easy-to-purchase, affordable, customization
service in the case you don't want to customize/extend XXE
yourself. More »
- XXE, whether the stock version or a heavily
customized/extended version, is easy to deploy, thanks to the applet and the JavaTM
Start technologies and to our
deploywebstart command-line utility. More »
- XXE is reasonably priced. Moreover, this price buys you
an access to all the new releases, minor or major, during one year.
- The terms of its license, a “super floating license”,
well-adapted to today's usage of software, make the deployment of
XXE extremely flexible. More »