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Re: Import CSV can not understand string correctly

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  • From: Itai Seggev <itais at wolfram.com>
  • Date: Tue, 24 Sep 2013 04:16:14 -0400 (EDT)
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On Sat, Sep 21, 2013 at 04:36:10AM -0400, Joug Raw wrote:
> 
> In my CSV file, I have string fields like 3D22 or so.
> While I imported the CSV file in mathemtaica, the 3D22 string was converted
> to number 3x10^22.
> 
> How dose this happened??? How can I avoid this kind of transformation and
> keep my original string when Import a CSV file?

You can set the option "Numeric"->False which will keep everything as
strings.  Numbers will need to be explicitly converter to them, though.

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Itai Seggev
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