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#1 Conjurer

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Posted 02 June 2006 - 07:01 AM

I downloaded a print spool file as an ascii text file.

I need to go in and do some edit cleanup before I can do a layout for importing into a database.

Unfortunately I can't find a word processor or text editor that can handle that size of a file.

Anybody have any ideas?

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Posted 02 June 2006 - 07:20 AM

did you try notepad or wordpad or microsoft word
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hopfully this helps if it doesn't sorry
i won't write the code for you!!! you don't learn that way

#3 trq

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Posted 03 June 2006 - 01:57 AM

Vim should be capable of doing it, but then again maybe only on Linux. If you are unfortunate enough to be stuck with windows then underlying filesystem might give you trouble with a file that large.

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