Importing text file data

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Subject: Importing text file data
Posted by:  LGuest (anonymo…
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2003

I am working on importing a data file in ASCII format from
an IBM mainframe system.  When I import the data into
Excel, it imports the entire file into one row.
What "character" is Excel looking for to indicate the end
of each record?