XTB stands for "eXtensible Tree-structured dataBase".

Opens any well formed XML file for editing. The XML document structure is presented in an Explorer-like tree view:


Built with Apache's Xerces XML Parser.

Features already in this alpha version:

  • Load and save XML files with various encodings*
  • Full validation against DTD document types and XML and schema
  • Supports XML namespaces
  • Document Tree View: shows all elements in the document
  • Element List View: shows child nodes of the selected element
  • Text View: displays contents of text, cdata and comment nodes
  • Status Bar displays XPath of the selected element
  • Delete/insert elements/nodes
  • Rename elements/attributes/attribute values
  • Modify XML Declarations
  • Modify Document Type
  • Change Case: upper/lowercase element and/or attribute names

Coming soon:

  • Text View: allow editing
  • Rename All

Coming later:

  • Find/Replace
  • Cut, Copy, Paste
  • Undo/Redo
  • Automatic Input Forms based on schema and/or document type
  • MDI (Multiple Document Interface)
  • DTD Editor
  • CSS Editor
  • Help file
  • Install/Uninstall

Supported encodings:

  • IBM1140
  • ISO-8859-1
  • UCS-4
  • UCS-4BE
  • UCS-4LE
  • UTF-8
  • UTF-16
  • UTF-16BE
  • UTF-16LE
  • Windows-1252
Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP