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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Data Validation Option
  3. New Features and Behavior Changes
  4. Repositories
  5. XML Data Source
  6. Tests for XML Data Sources
  7. Connections
  8. Expressions
  9. Table Pairs
  10. Tests for Table Pairs
  11. Single-Table Constraints
  12. Tests for Single-Table Constraints
  13. Examples of Tests from Spreadsheets
  14. SQL Views
  15. Lookup Views
  16. Join Views
  17. Aggregate Views
  18. Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools Reports
  19. Dashboards
  20. DVOCmd Command Line Program
  21. Troubleshooting
  22. Datatype Reference
  23. Reporting Views
  24. Metadata Import Syntax
  25. Jasper Reports
  26. Glossary

Data Validation Option User Guide

Data Validation Option User Guide

Automatically Generating a Join View for an XML File

Automatically Generating a Join View for an XML File

You can automatically generate a join view based on an XML file to convert the hierarchical XML data to a relational structure.
  1. In the Navigator, select the folder that contains the XML file.
    XML files contained in the folder appear in the details area.
  2. Right-click the XML file, and then select
    Create Join View
    .
    The
    XML Join View Creator
    dialog box appears.
  3. Enter the join view properties for the XML file.
  4. Add the XML groups that you want to include in the join view.
  5. Click
    OK
    .
    A message states whether Data Validation Option created the join view successfully.
  6. Click
    OK
    .
    The join view appears under Join Views in the Navigator.
You can edit the join view to change the join view properties and configure the output fields of the join view.