Re: Disable " symbol

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg111479] Re: Disable " symbol*From*: Albert Retey <awnl at gmx-topmail.de>*Date*: Tue, 3 Aug 2010 06:34:43 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <i368m3$r5m$1@smc.vnet.net>

Am 02.08.2010 13:03, schrieb michuco: > Hi, > > I am reading files of mixed strings and numbers using > > Data1= Import["file","Table"] > > where I have something like > > A" A" A' > > which should yield "{A",A",A'}", instead, mathematica > gives me "{A" A",A'}". Is there anyway that I can > disable the double quote " sign so that mathematica > doesn't take this as a string? > I think the "TextDelimiters" option is what you are looking for. Note that the list structure is still not what you expected: ImportString["A\" A\" A'", "Table", "TextDelimiters" -> {}] hth, albert