Delete a Category or Subcategory

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

A UDDI Services categorization scheme is an XML document that contains two primary elements: a tModel that represents the categorization scheme and one or more associated categoryValues that represent the categories and subcategories of the scheme. You can use the following procedure to delete a category or subcategory.

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 delete a category or a subcategory

  1. Open the UDDI Services Categorization Scheme Editor. Click Start, click Command Prompt, type the following command, and then press ENTER:

  2. On the File menu, click Open. Click the XML document that contains the UDDI Services categorization scheme that you want to open, and then click Open.

  3. Click the category or subcategory that you want to delete.

  4. On the Edit menu, click Delete.

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