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simpletext "file too big.."
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Jan 10, 2003, 03:13 PM
"too big to be opened by simpletext"

i have a file i need to read; any idea of a shareware/freeware app to open this?

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Jan 11, 2003, 01:44 AM
Try to open it with AppleWorks.

If you don't have AppleWorks, try Tex-Edit
( Last edited by Speckledstone; Jan 11, 2003 at 02:02 AM. )
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Jan 20, 2003, 01:12 AM
I'd recommend BBEdit.

SimpleText uses the core systems text capabilities. I don't believe it can open more than 32K of text.
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