Element 'html' is missing required attribute 'xmlns'.

Posted on 2006-05-15
Last Modified: 2013-11-19
I noticed I got this error all the times in all pages at the <html> tag:

Validation (XHTML 1.0 Transitional): Element 'html' is missing required attribute 'xmlns'.

Any idea what it is?  And, how to get rid of it?

Thank you,

SLC Tech
Question by:SLCTech
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    this is all you need. it is so it is XHTML compliant

    <html xmlns="">

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