Things that will crash Microsoft's XML reader.

Topics: Developer Forum, User Forum
Nov 2, 2013 at 8:05 PM
Edited Nov 2, 2013 at 8:08 PM
Perhaps "crash" is not the correct word.
In Internet Explorer it will recover and just not display anything.
In Visual Studio it falls into an endless loop of some kind.
Two dashes "-" in a row inside a comment:
<!-- This is a comment -- that will hang up the XML reader -->

The same field name use twice in the same definition:
<Style Name="USER1" ForeColor ="Red" Bold="True"  ForeColor ="yellow" />