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Offline scottrsimons

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Re: Data merge confusion
« Reply #15 on: November 27, 2018, 03:36:22 PM »
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On the Mac BBEdit is the bomb.

It's what I use. Wouldn't be at work without it!
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Re: Data merge confusion
« Reply #16 on: November 28, 2018, 09:15:07 PM »
My go to for text manipulation.

https://textmechanic.com/#

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Re: Data merge confusion
« Reply #17 on: November 29, 2018, 07:58:50 AM »
Quote from: Diddler link=msg=303739 date=1543457707

My go to for text manipulation.

https://textmechanic.com/#


Nice site too. Another one I use also.
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Re: Data merge confusion
« Reply #18 on: November 29, 2018, 04:30:36 PM »
Is that free?

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Re: Data merge confusion
« Reply #19 on: November 29, 2018, 08:29:43 PM »
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Is that free?


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Re: Data merge confusion
« Reply #20 on: November 30, 2018, 11:11:01 AM »
coolio!

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Re: Data merge confusion
« Reply #21 on: December 01, 2018, 12:12:01 PM »
Quote from: Joe link=msg=303719 date=1543346373

On the Mac BBEdit is the bomb.


I'm a big fan of bbedit (I miss text wrangler though).

But sometimes you want that excel view of the data. So I use quicklook csv from git hub.

https://goo.gl/images/GJSvoy

This way finder previews the as a table. Can't edit. Just a handy reference.

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Re: Data merge confusion
« Reply #22 on: January 22, 2019, 12:38:51 PM »
Still using TextWrangler on my Mac. It's supposed to not be compatible with High Sierra, but it's still working for me. I imagine that BBEdit that they're selling instead, has that preference too where you can see all of the invisible characters. Sometimes I will get mail files too from our mail department, which will have a couple extra returns like this, which produces extra pages for me:


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Re: Data merge confusion
« Reply #23 on: January 22, 2019, 01:03:13 PM »
BBEdit has a free version that replaced TextWrangler. Just download it and don't do the suggested upgrade.
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