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Taking a Crash Course in XMLReviewing the Simple Stuff Needed to Work with SharePoint

SharePoint uses Extensible Markup Language (XML)—or, to be more specific, the Collabora tive Application Markup Language (CAML). We will spend a lot of time working with CAML, but it will be a lot easier to understand if you have the basics of XML down first.

Feel free to skip along your merry way to the next chapter if you can tell me what the difference is between an element and an attribute and when you should use one or the other.

If you have never worked with XML, either you have been living in a cave for the past ten years or you have ...

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