The below code snippet is a ready to use code for removing null or empty tags from XML document.

Consider the below XML input.xml. This contains a null tag phone.

 



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Now, we apply the below xslt to the above xml document. This would remove the empty xml tag from input.xml. You can use tools like xmlspy or notepad++ to execute xslt over a given xml document:

 


	
	
		
			
			

						
			
		
	
	
		
			
				
			
		
	


Below is the output after applying the xslt over the input.xml

 



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