XSD for GeoGebra XML

Zbynek shared this idea 12 years ago
Under Consideration

I'm probably posting this to a bad forum. Since I saw that GeoGebra XML format is documented at wiki, I thought it would be nice to make the documentation more formal. Therefore I'm trying to write an XSD for GeoGebra. Partial result is at


This file may be useful for anybody, who wants to edit GeoGebra files manually: change the header to

    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>

    <geogebra format="3.2" xsi:noNamespaceSchemaLocation="http://geogebra.org/ggb.xsd"; xmlns=""


and in intelligent editors (jEdit, NetBeans, Eclipse) with XML plugins features like validation or auto-completion should start to work.

The XSD can be used to generate documentation automatically:


The actual version won't validate your files due to problems with lineStyle element (as I wrote in Bug report) and probably there are some other issues.

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Thanks to Murkle, XSD is now also available for tool files at http://geogebra.org/ggt.xsd.

Documentation is at http://www.geogebra.org/en/...

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