XML / ISO 20022 Standard
ISO 20022 Messages
- Closing Tag
- Maximum Length
- Element Value
- Mandatory element
- Missing Tag
- Missing Child Element
- Unsupported Characters
- Wrong Declaration
US ACH (Nacha)
XMLdation Service Guides
XML entities are used incorrectly. There is illegal character.
Notice! This page describes the nature of the error using a hypothetical example and not the erroneous data of the input test file. You should however be able to apply this information to your error case.
- XML entities are used incorrectly. e.g. semi-colon could be missing from any of following
& = &
< = <
> = >
- There is illegal character '&' in the field which is interpreted as entity of which there is an example at the previous point.
Try removing illegal characters or encoding them correctly.
Read more from XML specification: http://www.w3.org/TR/xml-c14n#ProcessingModel
On the line 12 value "Virgay & Co" is shown. The ampersand should be given as entity & which is causing the error.
Error message given by validator:
EntityRef: expecting ';'