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we have xml files in external folder and we are crawling the folder in search configuration.How can I crawl XML files and map node values to properties? For example I have a node called "Bussinesslogic" and want to query all xml files with a specific businesslogic property. Is this possible in sharepoint 2010 out-of-the box? Do I have to write an extension in c#?

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You would need an ifilter for this vik, possibly a self built one, if you google xml ifilters and look at paid ones, you might find one already, but there are guides on how to roll your own. –  Hugh Wood Dec 5 '12 at 6:40

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