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 +<​html><​p id="​zotero-5-update-warning"​ style="​color:​ red; font-weight:​ bold">​We’re
 +in the process of updating the documentation for
 +<a href="​https://​www.zotero.org/​blog/​zotero-5-0">​Zotero 5.0</​a>​. Some documentation
 +may be outdated in the meantime. Thanks for your understanding.</​p></​html>​
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 ====== Zotero Translators - The Missing Manual ====== ====== Zotero Translators - The Missing Manual ======
  
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   * XPath tools - most translators rely on XPath to extract information from HTML web pages or from XML data files. To quickly construct robust XPaths, consider using one of the following tools:   * XPath tools - most translators rely on XPath to extract information from HTML web pages or from XML data files. To quickly construct robust XPaths, consider using one of the following tools:
     * [[http://​getfirebug.com/​|Firebug]] - a popular and very powerful tool. Very useful in inspecting the HTML structure of web pages, and finding XPaths to the elements of interest.     * [[http://​getfirebug.com/​|Firebug]] - a popular and very powerful tool. Very useful in inspecting the HTML structure of web pages, and finding XPaths to the elements of interest.
-    * [[http://​simile.mit.edu/​wiki/​Solvent|Solvent]] - although no longer maintained, this is the preferred XPath tool of Adam Crymble, discussed in detail in his [[http://​niche.uwo.ca/​member-projects/​zotero-guide/​chapter3.html#​s3p4|'​How to Write a Zotero Translator'​-guide]] (including installation instructions) 
     * [[http://​xpath.alephzarro.com/​|XPather]]/​[[https://​addons.mozilla.org/​en-US/​firefox/​addon/​6622|DOM Inspector]] - XPather, which requires the DOM Inspector extension to be installed, is mostly useful for testing XPaths. Recommended in combination with Firebug.     * [[http://​xpath.alephzarro.com/​|XPather]]/​[[https://​addons.mozilla.org/​en-US/​firefox/​addon/​6622|DOM Inspector]] - XPather, which requires the DOM Inspector extension to be installed, is mostly useful for testing XPaths. Recommended in combination with Firebug.
  
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