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Re: Notepad: I'm seeing squares.

by Anonymous Monk
on Nov 23, 2005 at 15:04 UTC ( #511122=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Notepad: I'm seeing squares.

I think Wordpad handles this correctly.

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Re^2: Notepad: I'm seeing squares.
by emilford (Friar) on Nov 23, 2005 at 15:07 UTC
    It does, but I can't rely on everyone knowing that. Even if only one person attempts to open in Notepad and sees a bunch of squares and mashed together text, that's one too many in this case.

      Hi,

      the "\r\n" should work for you.. it does for me (TM). As for the notepad/wordpad... save it in the extension of ".wri" which is assocated with wordpad by default.

      hope this helps

      Jason L. Froebe

      Team Sybase member

      No one has seen what you have seen, and until that happens, we're all going to think that you're nuts. - Jack O'Neil, Stargate SG-1

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