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ASCII

American Standard Code for Information Exchange. A code that represents as a binary number each of the 128 letters, numbers, punctuation marks and other characters used in English. This was developed in the 1960s for telegraphs and is used in computing.

ASCII (American Standard Code for Information Interchange)

a system for coding individual numbers, letters and punctuation marks which is widely used in COMPUTERS.
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Tie in or define ad-hoc data sources quickly and easily: once again things like spreadsheet data, ASCII Files, Web data, external databases or even results from your existing BI tools.
Users can print converted documents or save them as ASCII files to be integrated with litigation support software.
It incorporates the facility for data export to ASCII files and direct data export into MS Excel but the fullest information comes from The Tintometer Ltd at The Colour Laboratory, Waterloo Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire, tel:0172 232 7242.
You can print ASCII files one or two pages on a sheet of paper and handle an FTP site as if it were a local disk.
SAS and SPSS users are provided programs for converting ASCII files.
Import Wizard" allows users to import ASCII files from any stenographic or word processing system.
TELIX had no difficulty handling ASCII files with French accents, but the characters received by the remote FAX machine differed from those sent.
Map Info maps) can be used in the new Truckstops systems because of the new data transfer routines that enable the system to read and write ASCII files with the help of a specification file.
PC-1099 prints statements and reports and can import data from ASCII files.
This powerful, yet easy to use tool allows users to create custom ASCII files of historical intraday data formatted to suit virtually any application.
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Most standard CAAT solutions work with character-delimited ASCII files because of ASCII's characteristics for data transfer, but data in HTML format is of little use for standard CAAT solutions.