Export/Import Format Selection

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This window opens when a headed list is exported using an export command on the Print List context menu. When you confirm your choice a file dialog will open to choose a file name and location for the export or import.

Field

Description

Tab delimited

Standard text file with each record on a line and fields delimited by tabs.

Comma delimited

Standard text file with each record on a line and fields delimited by a comma.

Delimited by

Standard text file with each record on a line and fields delimited by a comma.

One line per field

A single line per field in a text file.

Omnis data transfer

Special non-text file format that enables import and export of non text data types.

User delimiter character

A single character that will be used to delimit fields in a one line per record text file.

Button

Action

Cancel

Aborts the process currently in session. The keyboard equivalent is the Esc key for Windows computers and Command-.(full stop or period) for the Mac.

OK

The OK button updates the data you have entered, or confirms the selection and/or processes the function you have called.

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Compiled in Program Version 3.10. Help data last modified 7 FEB 2003 14:23. Class wExportFormat last modified 21 MAY 2008 13:31:45.

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