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File TypeASCII Text File

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What is an ASCII file?

Plain text file that uses ASCII encoding that can be opened and edited with any text editor; much more commonly uses the .ASC or .TXT extension.

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Programs that open ASCII files
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Updated 8/11/2011

About ASCII Files

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