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Re: reading with ReadList

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  • Subject: [mg10295] Re: reading with ReadList
  • From: Bill Bertram <>
  • Date: Mon, 5 Jan 1998 03:47:16 -0500
  • Organization: ANSTO
  • References: <68n2oe$>

C.OSBORNE wrote:
> I am having difficulties reading a list of data into Mathematica. I have
> csat2=Table[ReadList["c:\craigd\almgna\morbplen\5510\csat9070.dat",Number,Re
> cordLists->True]]
> I get "$Failed"

You are using incorrect syntax for specifying the paths of your
You should write them as,


Note the use of \\ instead of \.


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