Consists of a pair of utilities that let you convert/strip/insert HTML/XML/XHTML entities such as _amp;- and _quot; from files converting them back and forth to their equivalent single characters !amp; and !quot;. It handles the HTML 4 entities such as _hearts; as well as decimal _#123; and hexadecimal _x#123; entities. You may us this package as standalone utilities, or use the classes in your own programs to insert or strip entities from HTML. You can use them like this: REM to remove & entities and HTMLtags from a file REM converting entities back to characters strip.jar afile.html REM to convert entities in a file insert.jar afile.html They come complete with Java source and jar files.