|Date||Fri, 1 Sep 2006 09:04:47 -0600|
|Subject||RE: [greenstone-users] Examples of use of CSVPlug and/or ExcelPlug|
> I created a csv file from an Excel file containing my
> metadata, but discovered that " and ' marks translated to ?,
> and that a maximum of 255 characters were copied for any
> particular cell. I have a data field called abstract which
> sometimes goes over that limit.
> 1. Is there a way around the translation and maximum length
> limitations of conversion from Excel to csv? Should I be
> saving to Excel 95 or 97 format and using ExcelPlug? Does
> that work the same way as CSVPlug?
I suspect the issue with the " and ' marks are that Excel or some other
I've been exporting my data from Access without a problem, including an
Michael Silver, Network Administrator