text file

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Noun1.text file - (computer science) a computer file that contains text (and possibly formatting instructions) using seven-bit ASCII characters
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
web page, webpage - a document connected to the World Wide Web and viewable by anyone connected to the internet who has a web browser
computer file - (computer science) a file maintained in computer-readable form
ASCII text file - a text file that contains only ASCII characters without special formatting
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ers) is as simple as its name implies: a text file. It seems almost whimsical in nature that a text file could solve the all-time problem of ad fraud, but it's a step in the right direction.
To create the Nano Bibles, the company transforms a text file of the Bible into an actual image, or photograph, that is projected onto a 5-by-5-millimeter silicon wafer covered with a protective layer of silicon.
Send the recording back to your assistant or to the SpeechLive transcription service to get a finished text file. The three microphones let you choose from a 360-degree option that serves well at meetings, a directional microphone to avoid extraneous noise in crowded environments, or direct VoIP telephone recording.
The SimSuite 7 offers three major area of improvement: Pipeline Trainer 1.0 responds to evolving technological needs of trainers by replacing the old text file method with a fully graphical, intuitive drag and drop feature; provides an entirely new level of flexibility through the inclusion of three different training levels: generic, hybrid and full scope that allows operators to upgrade from a generic to full scope trainer, which exactly models their pipeline system, without needing to do a new software implementation, extending the lifespan of the software; and retains all records rather than transferring them to a third-party database.
Configuration features include a tool that enables users to make only non-safety related programming changes, and a function that permits modification of the shape and size of a zone by importing coordinates from a text file.
- Export plain text to a text file and/or export pages as image files
Methods for hiding information in to text files usually modify the "cover text" to hide information, which makes the modified text file into what is known as "stego-text." For example, text size, spacing, font, or other characteristics of the text can be modified to contain the hidden information.
The website reported that organized crime syndicates in Russia appear to have developed malware that will collect data stored in the POS terminal or ATM's log files, filter it swiftly for credit card information, and then send that information in a simple text file to the malware creator's server or email.
The Zoom EX takes scanned text and converts it into an electronic text file, which can be saved, edited and read to the student.
To illustrate the technique, the research team stored five files--totaling about 750 kilobytes of data--as DNA: Watson and Crick's classic 1953 paper describing the structure of DNA (a PDF), a color photograph (a JPEG), a 26-second excerpt from Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1963 "I Have a Dream" speech (an MP3), all 154 of Shakespeare's sonnets (a text file) and another text file containing a code used in the translation process.
VRML file is a simple text file which contains objects and their attributes and specifies the structure and organization of virtual worlds.