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“The ultimate text conversion and manipulation tool” - PCMAG


TextPipe® Pro 12.0 - the industrial strength text conversion, transformation and extraction workbench

New TextPipe is a multi-award winning Swiss Army knife for fixing text.

One tool - One point of maintenance. With TextPipe you specify all your text processing functions in one place, rather than remembering and managing multiple manual jobs across various text editors, command line tools, custom scripts and Word and Excel macros.

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What does TextPipe do?

TextPipe makes it fast and easy to convert, transform and re-purpose data in text files, including

  • HTML, XML and other structured documents
  • Fixed width or delimited files (csv, tab, pipe, semi-colon etc)
  • Unix, Mainframe and PC/Windows end-of-line formats - watch video
  • Inside Zip files, and Microsoft Office 2007/2010 Word (DOCX), Excel (XLSX), PowerPoint (PPTX), OpenOffice Writer (ODT), Calc (ODS) and Impress (ODP) formats
  • ASCII, ANSI, Unicode and EBCDIC files
  • Security log files from firewalls, Cisco routers, web servers etc
  • EDIFACT, HL7, SWIFT and other structured formats
  • Spooled print files
  • Structured and unstructured reports of any size or dimension

TextPipe is used across Banking and Finance, Telecommunications, Utilities, Medicine, Law, Government, Publishing, Consulting, Systems Integration and Manufacturing, for data transformation, data conversion, data mining, content management, systems integration, search and replace, translation, converting character sets and code pages between Unicode and ANSI, extracting emails and phone numbers, cleansing data extracts and more.

Use TextPipe with these other helpful DataMystic products...


English-like text patterns for mere mortals e.g. to match phone numbers, use [3 digits, punctuation, 3 digits, punctuation, 4 digits].


Interactively or automatically search/replace columns in live databases. EasyPattern matching, surname capitalization, standardize address data, write column scripts in VBScript or JScript...

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File Watcher

File and Folder Watcher™
Watch one or more file or FTP folders, and trigger TextPipe when new files arrive.


Automatically download entire web sites to your hard disk, then automatically start TextPipe to extract the data, load it into a database and present to your sales team for competitive analysis.



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