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Problem saving a Calc Spreadsheet as a text file

 
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JOHNK
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 11, 2006 11:09 am    Post subject: Problem saving a Calc Spreadsheet as a text file Reply with quote

Hi, I'm new to Openoffice and I'm happy to say its great! I'm having a problem however saving a speadsheet - I wish to save it in text (tab delimited ) format but am having problems. Is there a way I can do this?

Thanks, john
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 11, 2006 11:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

File/SaveAs and select csv file. An extra box will pop up to ask for tab or comma delimiting, mine has comma selected by default.

If you want the extension to be .txt, simply change the .csv to .txt.

csv = comma separated values (Wikipedia)
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