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by Baboon
Thu Mar 06, 2008 8:02 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Suggestion - Graphic preview mode
Replies: 8
Views: 9506

DataMystic Support wrote:Ok - thanks.

I'd like this to be handled better - is this happening because the output CSV file is already open in Excel?
Exactly.
by Baboon
Tue Mar 04, 2008 10:13 pm
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Suggestion - Graphic preview mode
Replies: 8
Views: 9506

DataMystic Support wrote:Where do the range check errors come from? TextPipe?
Yes. But they are caused by me forgetting to close Excel while processing in textpipe. It's easy to forget when you have to switch back and forth between the two programs.
by Baboon
Tue Mar 04, 2008 4:46 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Suggestion - Graphic preview mode
Replies: 8
Views: 9506

Thanks - that sounds like a great idea. Do you think the following would work: Trial Output - text mode - csv/tab/delimited mode (cells like Excel) - ebcdic mode - hex mode? Sounds very good to me. That csv/tab/delimited mode would save me from countless annoying "range check errors" and save me ho...
by Baboon
Fri Feb 29, 2008 7:26 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Suggestion - Graphic preview mode
Replies: 8
Views: 9506

Suggestion - Graphic preview mode

I use textpipe to sort out large semicolon separated spreadsheets, and sometimes I wish I had some sort of a graphic preview mode to check if everything is in order and in the right columns after adding filters. The trial run area gives me some overview, but often I have to process the file and chec...