Create a Categorization Scheme in an Existing Document

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

You can add a new categorization scheme to an existing categorization scheme in an XML document and then update the new categorization scheme with categories and subcategories. You can use the following procedure to create a categorization scheme in an existing document.

Membership in Users, or equivalent, is the minimum required to complete this procedure. Review details about using the appropriate accounts and group memberships at Local and Domain Default Groups (

To create a categorization scheme in an existing document

  1. Click Start, and then click Command Prompt.

  2. At the command prompt, type the following command, and then press ENTER:

  3. On the File menu, click Open. Navigate to the XML document to which you want to add a categorization scheme, and then click Open. After loading is complete, the categorization schemes that are defined in the document appear in the Categorization Scheme pane.

  4. On the File menu, click Add New Scheme. A new categorization scheme appears with the name New Categorization Scheme.

  5. Click New Categorization Scheme, and then use the Property pane to define the properties of the new categorization scheme.

  6. If necessary, you can add categories and subcategories to the new categorization scheme, or you can add additional categorization schemes to the current document.

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