How to Create a Custom XML Conversion Definition

To create a custom XML conversion definition (.conv file):
1. Select File > New > Custom XML Conversion from the Stylus Studio menu.

The New Custom XML Conversion Definition dialog box appears.

The Open dialog box appears. By default, the Files of Type field filter is set to display .txt, .edi, .csv, .tab, .log, and .bin files.

Stylus Studio displays the file URL in the first field of the New Custom XML Conversion Definition dialog box.

5. Click OK.

Stylus Studio displays the file you selected in the Custom XML Conversion Editor.

6. Examine the file and its properties as it was read into the Custom XML Conversion Editor by Stylus Studio.
9. Click the Preview Results button ( ).

Stylus Studio displays the Save As dialog box.

10. Enter a name for the custom XML conversion definition and click Save.
11. If the results are not what you expect, return to step 7 and to step 8. You might also considering revisiting the input file, making fundamental changes there, and then reloading it.

The steps in this process are described in greater detail in the following sections.

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