COVERTING BINARY TO ASCII

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I would like to know if its is possible to covert a binary format file into ASCII.

GARY_STENNINGAsked:
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j2Commented:
i think you will have to elaborate
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GleasonGuyCommented:
You can MIME encode it. Most email programs support MIME encoding. This is how binary files are posted to newsgroups.
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Somebody_elseCommented:
I think in widows you can do it by adding a .txt extension to the file. you usually have to enable "full file name extensions" in the folder options though.
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redpirkCommented:
what kind of binary file?
If it's just some text file with funky characters (ie instead of linefeeds) its quite easy to make a program or script to convert it into plain ascii. Alternatively, you can use search and replace functions of any old text editor.
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