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