I have a string that says “the following characters are invalid: “! @ # $ % ^ \& * ( ) / \ or space” and i don’t know how to put the & symbol into an xml file without causing an error? I know you are suppose to do something along the lines of \& but I’m not sure exactly what it is?
\& doesn’t work, try the XML entity
& would be
Wikipedia has a list of XML and HTML character entity references.
in the context of an XML
& is & < is < > is >
It’s very simple. Use