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Is There Really Such a Thing as Plain Text?

This article says no, plain text is a lie. I don’t see it that way. The article is really talking about making sure you have your encoding correct and it does a great job of explaining why. To me, however, … Continue reading

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What I Know About Plain Text

The benefits of using plain text for all the information you want to retain are simplicity, portability, and durability. Almost every application has the capability to import and use plain text. The recent example of Microsoft Word files is a … Continue reading

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Using Text

This is the first post of a blog I started several years ago about using plain text. I have always been fascinated by what tech experts could accomplish with plain text. They could keep notes and articles in plain text … Continue reading

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