I think this is the correct forum to use, i am building an aggregator to display both rss and rsf feeds which works fine but the rss xml is having the illegal xml characters such as &#060; &#062; etc stripped and replaced and i cannot convert them back.<BR><BR>Code<BR><BR>doc.Load(strRSSFeed)<BR>< BR>Try<BR><BR> Dim trans As XslTransform = New XslTransform()<BR> trans.Load(Server.MapPath("rss.xsl"))<BR><BR> xml1.Document = doc<BR> xml1.Transform = trans<BR><BR>Catch ex As Exception<BR> Response.Write(ex.ToString)<BR><BR>End Try<BR><BR>Any ideas<BR><BR>