Ignore the message that says ... to evaluate XMLSPY for 30 days
for free press this button ....The key-code that will be e-mailed
to you is valid for 90 days.
Figure 1-6: Requesting a free 90-day evaluation
code requires a working Internet connection.
Updating the XMLSPY 5 Suite
Altova, Inc. periodically issues service packs containing bug fixes and other
updates. The software updates are put on the Web for free download at www.
altova.com/download. Be sure to visit this site periodically to check for updates.
Valid evaluation key-code holders or customers who have purchased an XMLSPY
license may upgrade to the newest version for free by uninstalling XMLSPY (using
the Windows Control Panel and choosing Add/Remove Programs) and reinstalling
the new version. An XMLSPY 5 key-code works for any XMLSPY service pack
update, provided that the key-code has not expired.
In this chapter, I introduced XML as a language that describes structured docu-
ments in a such a way that the document is easily understood by any pers on or
computer. This chapter covered these points:
XML is a standard syntax for creating tag-based vocabularies, such as
XML Schema, XSL/XSLT, and SOAP. These vocabularies provide a way to
express a documents structure, as well as to transform and transmit the
information contained within that XML document.