Altova DiffDog 2022 Enterprise Edition

Exporting Differences

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For file and directory comparisons, the differences can be exported to file. Differences can be exported either in XML ic_xml-file or in text ic_txt-file format; the available format depends on the comparison mode, according to the following table:

 


ic_text
ic_xml
ic_bin
ic_ext
ic_quick

File comparison

ic_xml-file
ic_txt-file
ic_xml-file

n.a.

ic_xml-file

n.a.

Directory comparison

ic_xml-file
ic_txt-file
ic_xml-file
ic_txt-file
ic_xml-file
ic_txt-file
ic_xml-file
ic_txt-file
ic_xml-file
ic_txt-file

To export differences to file:

1.Run a file or directory comparison.

2.On the File menu, click Export differences.

3.Enter a destination file name, select the desired format (XML or text), and click Save.

 

If you are comparing files using the XML comparison ic_xml mode, note that a certain combination of options causes the Export Differences command to be disabled (grayed out). To enable the command, do the following:

 

1.On the Tools menu, click Comparison Options.

2.Click the XML tab.

3.Select the Detailed differencing check box.

4.Clear the Ignore node depth check box.

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