can be edited and reformatted in a word processor or publishing package, while bitmaps of text cannot be manipulated.
Many accounting software programs can import data in ASCII text
or Lotus data formats to set up vendor, account, employee, job and customer lists.
The choices will include UMI's abstract and index formats, ASCII text
, full image, and a new UMI format that combines ASCII with scanned images.
has the advantage of being easily transferred from one institution to the next, without eating up large amounts of bandwidth in the transfer.
In addition, Fulcrum Surfboard provides out-of-the-box support for all the major document formats, including hypertext markup language (HTML), Internet Netnews and mail formats, major word-processing formats, as well as ASCII text
Yet most fax messages are straight ASCII text
, no drawings or other fancy images that require some sort of facsimile transmission, just ASCII text
better left online where it is searchable, retrievable, changeable, and capable of being transmitted in a fraction of the time required for the equivalent fax.
Document Adaptor converts non-proprietary ASCII text
files from court reporting services, a well as files from optical character recognition (OCR) software, online services, and other sources that support ASCII file format.
A bit-mapped image consumes a significant amount of storage space, since it represents the bits that map the image to the screen and not the ASCII text
Moody's EDGAR discs provide the full ASCII text
of all SEC mandated filings, (beginning with August 1993), including 6K, 8K, 10K, 10Q, 10C, 13D, and more.