Syntax Highlighting in NVDL Schemas

Oxygen XML Developer plugin supports syntax highlighting in NVDL schemas to improve the readability of the content and reduce the time it takes to internalize the semantics of the structured content.

To customize the colors or styles used for the syntax highlighting colors for NVDL schemas, follow these steps:
  1. Open the Preferences dialog box .
  2. Go to Editor > Syntax Highlight.
  3. Select and expand the XML section in the top pane.
  4. Select the component you want to change and customize the colors or styles using the selectors to the right of the pane.
  5. Select the XML tab in the Preview pane to see the effects of your changes.
Tip: Oxygen XML Developer plugin also allows you to specify syntax highlighting colors for specific XML elements and attributes with specific namespace prefixes. This can be done in the Editor > Syntax Highlight > Elements/Attributes by Prefix preferences page.