Reading an Unicode file with more than 8191 lines

Jun 13, 2008
Is there a way to effectively read lines from an Unicode file? @LINE works OK but has limitation - 8191 lines. @FILEREAD returns garbage when used with Unicode files.


Staff member
May 14, 2008
Raistlin wrote:

> Is there a way to effectively read lines from an Unicode file? @LINE
> works OK but has limitation - 8191 lines. @FILEREAD returns garbage when
> used with Unicode files.

@LINE is not limited to 8191 lines; it's limited to a maximum of 8,191
characters *per* line.

You can also read lines from files (Unicode or ASCII) with DO or FOR.

Rex Conn
JP Software
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