How can I export documents into ASCII text files?

Do the following to export documents to ASCII text.

About this task

Perform the following steps.


  1. Open the document to export.
  2. Click File > Export.
  3. In the Export dialog box, click ASCII Text in the Save as type list.
  4. In the File Name box, either create a new file by typing a name and extension, or replace data in an existing file with the exported data by selecting the file. The file you are exporting can have any or no file extension.
  5. Select the drive and directory to store the exported file.
  6. Click Export.
  7. If you select a file that already exists in the directory, click Replace to overwrite that file, or Cancel to return to the Export dialog box so you can enter a new filename.
  8. Click a character set for the exported file -- either Default, International, or Unicode. For more information, see Using Unicode to add special characters to documents .
  9. Specify how many characters Notes® can fit per line in the ASCII file. The default is 75 characters.
    Note: Words that extend beyond the line length wrap to the next line.
  10. Click OK.