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Re: REALLY OT -- LibreOffice Question




Daniel decreed, Read These Runes!:
> On 26/09/2017 12:59 PM, The Real Bev wrote:
>> I want to import a space-delimited (or comma-delimited, I'm easy) text
>> file into a calc spreadsheet, manipulate the data in various ways, and
>> save it as a spreadsheet.  The damn thing refuses -- it just saves the
>> altered data in a new space-delimited text file -- and refuses to change
>> the filename.  Trying to open it again results in very nearly the same
>> as it was originally -- default column widths, fonts, number formats,
>> etc.  Maddening.
>>
>> Google is no help -- I'm apparently the only person on earth who ever
>> wanted to do this.
>>
> Bev, when you save the data, do you try saving it under another file name??

Change file extension to csv and open with libreoffice.  It should ask
you to define the delimiters.

Rinaldi
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