Date: Fri, 17 Sep 1999 11:20:22 -0400
Reply-To: "L. Bertolini" <bertolini.1@OSU.EDU>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From: "L. Bertolini" <bertolini.1@OSU.EDU>
Organization: Ohio State University
Subject: Re: W95 Text Editor Recommendation
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I agree with the recommendations for UltraEdit.
For Win9x, I also recommend "PFE" (Programmer's File Editor")
which is *FREE*.
Peter Crawford wrote:
> Greg Warnick <email@example.com> writes
> >Who is familiar with a text editor, running under Win95, that won't auto-wrap
> >long lines? In the past I have used IBM's "TEDIT" editor under OS/2 and have
> >had great success. I need to be able to review infiles w/ record lengths > 2500
> >characters, edit them, then input into a SAS dataset.
> >BTW, a freeware or shareware option would be a plus.
> May I be an old reactionary, and suggest the benefits of *always*
> having the same editor - whatever the client or platform!
> When you learn _all_ of the potential of the display manager text
> editors, you'll appreciate their availability (g)
> Peter Crawford