Developer's Toolbox / Online XML formatter

XML formatter online

This tool allows you to format XML string (XML beautifier).

Copy and paste, drag and drop a XML file or directly type in the "Your XML string" editor below. Your XML string is automatically formatted in the "Formatted XML" editor.

You can see the user guide to help you to use this XML editor.

Your XML string

Formatted XML



User guide

This tools is an easy to use XML formatter, there is only one step to format your XML, you must fill the "Your XML string" editor, and automatically the formatted XML is available in the "Formatted XML" editor.
In order to fill the "Your XML string" editor, you can:

  • Copy and paste your XML string.
  • Drag and drop your XML file.
  • Directly type in the editor.

You can click on "Download" button in order to download the formatted XML. You can also copy the result to the clipboard by clicking on the button "Copy to clipboard".


XML beautifier online

Unformatted xml string are difficult to read, it is not easy to find the information we are looking for in a stream on a single line or poorly indented.

This online xml editor tool allows you easily to read XML string!

It can also help you edit XML string, it has the function of autocomplete XML tag.


About XML

XML (eXtensible Markup Language) is a markup language which is a software and hardware independent tool for storing and transporting data, and it is designed to be self-descriptive. XML has been created to facilitate the exchange of data.

XML describes data in ways that are understandable to both men and machines.

XML allows you to create your own vocabulary with a set of rules and customizable tags.

XML is a W3C Recommendation.

There are 5 pre-defined entity references in XML:

  • <: &lt; (less than)
  • >: &gt; (greater than)
  • &: &amp; (ampersand)
  • ': &apos; (apostrophe)
  • ": &quot; (quotation mark)



The tools are provided "as is", without warranty of any kind, either express or implied.