TextPipe Engine Description
Slam-dunk the most challenging edit tasks with TextPipe Engine - a powerful text-processing engine that combines 100+ conversion, translation and filtering operations on multiple text or binary files. Update web site text using search and replace, which supports perl pattern matching, sounds-like matching and edit-distance matching, and search/replace lists loaded from Excel/CSV/Tab files. Convert files from foreign computer systems between mainframe fixed-length formats and DOS, Macintosh and Unix line-feed formats. Filters can split or join files, add or remove lines or columns, remove blanks from the start or end of each line, remove blank lines, remove HTML tags, remove duplicate lines, add line numbers, sort, center or right justify text, word wrap, convert between ASCII and EBCDIC, OEM and ANSI, Unicode and ANSI, remap ANSI or Unicode characters, extract email addresses, expand or contract tabs, remove backspaces, remove binary characters, pad or truncate or force lines to a predetermined width, generate word lists and much more. Restrict changes to line or column ranges, CSV- or tab-delimited fields, lines that match or do not match a pattern, and search replacements (allowing replacement text to be capitalized etc). TextPipe can be fully automated via a web page, the command-line or scripted via a COM interface. Handles files larger than 2 GB. XML, CSV, tab-delimited or fixed width database extracts can be generated using the database connection filter. User-defined filters can be written in VBScript or JScript. Audit logs keep track of the filter lists run, files modified and changes made. More than 200 example filter files are included along with a comprehensive online manual. Winner SIA 2003 "Best Application" award. "Industrial grade text conversion utility...the most powerful text alteration utility available" - Australian Developer Mag. "A text processing utility on steroids"
Win 2000 Tips
search, replace, search and replace, find and replace, text, convert, unix, end of line conversion, conversion
Recent Changes: * New Mainframe Dump filter shows file offsets, EBCDIC hex characters and ASCII
equivalents - making it far easier to debug mainframe file conversions when
the cobol copybook is out of date.
* Mainframe filters now handle PICTURE
* Mainframe filters now handle OCCURS followed by INDEXED BY
Install Support: Install and Uninstall
Supported Languages: English, Arabic, Chinese, ChineseSimplified, ChineseTraditional, Croatian, Dutch, French, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
Additional Requirements: 64MB RAM, 15MB free disk space