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Old   December 13, 2005, 10:38
Default opening fluent data files in windows
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julie
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hello

how do i open a .dat file in notepad? When i tried to open it, it gives me a lot of scrambled letters symbols and words. How to display it properly?

thanks a lot, julie
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Old   December 13, 2005, 10:54
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It is normal because it is a binary file not an ASCII file.

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Old   December 13, 2005, 11:55
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how to i get ASCII files then? thanks!
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Old   December 13, 2005, 12:04
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when you write a .dat file, unselect the binary option.

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