Beginning WordprocessingML is a self-directed learning module that helps the reader understand the syntax and structure of WordprocessingML, which is defined in the ISO/IEC 29500 Office Open XML File Formats (Open XML) standard.
This module provides an introduction to WordprocessingML and shows techniques for programmatically processing WordprocessingML documents. The training materials in this module assume only that you know what Office Open XML is, and that you understand that WordprocessingML is one of the markup vocabularies specified by Office Open XML. If you would like more information on these two topics before starting the Beginning WordprocessingML learning module, please see Introduction to Office Open XML.
When you have reviewed the materials in this course, you can continue learning more about WordprocessingML in one of the modules listed below.
If you are writing Office Open XML-related programs in Java, then you should also consider the following information:
If you are developing Unix and Linux programs to process Office Open XML, the following case study may be helpful: