Tag: editor

Full JSONPatch support in JSONBuddy

JSONPatch allows modifying JSON data with a set of operations defined itself as a JSON array. JSONBuddy 5.1 supports the complete JSONPatch specification directly in the editor to apply any number of operations to any number of JSON documents. Just a few details to get an idea what JSONPatch can do for you. A simple […]

Tales from support: Clearing the results window

There is a context menu available at the results window of JSONBuddy. This menu also provides a command to clear the results entries at any time. Unfortunately, not all people are aware that this menu does exist. Therefore I got the following feedback: “Everything I have seen so far is good. Maybe provide an option […]

JSON editor in a nutshell: How to assign a JSON schema

The JSON schema specification defines no way to assign a schema to a JSON data file. The schema used for validation is either set by the application or by any meta-data like transmission headers or even filename patterns. As an editor for JSON schema, JSONBuddy needs to support methods to assign a JSON schema to […]

JSON schema editor with $ref resolving

Being able to navigate quickly and convenient in your JSON schema can make a big difference while you are working on your schema definitions. Here is a sample screen-shot directly from the JSON schema editor environment of JSONBuddy of the “Unity Assembly Definition” schema available at schemastore.org: The editor resolves the target locations of all $ref […]

JSON editor in a nutshell: The navigation history

A navigation history is a powerful functionality to jump between locations in your JSON data where you want to do modifications or if you want to copy content from one place to another. In both cases, the navigation history saves a lot of time while you are using the JSON editor. In JSONBuddy, the navigation […]

JSON editor and validator for large schemas

Sometimes it can happen that a JSON schema is generated from existing data and the resulting schema is quite huge. And maybe this schema is just taken as a starting point and you need to extend or modify it to get the final specifications for your JSON input. One example of a really huge JSON […]

The benefits of JSONBuddy

This is not a complete list of all benefits because every user has own requirements and ways to work with JSON, CSV, YAML or XML content. As a consequence, the benefits like saving a lot of time or solving a special task are often very special for a lot of people. However, here are some […]

JSON schema editor: Full support for draft 6

JSONBuddy continues to extend the support for JSON schema and fully supports draft 6 as the only available JSON schema editor. From now on (JSONBuddy 4.6), you can validate your JSON files against draft 6 directly in the editor. In addition, you can also start using draft 6 in the command-line tool, which is part of the […]