comma separated values


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comma separated values

(file format)
(CSV) A file format used as a portable representation of a database. Each line is one entry or record and the fields in a record are separated by commas. Commas may be followed by arbitrary space and/or tab characters which are ignored. If field includes a comma, the whole field must be surrounded with double quotes.
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Result reports are in ASCII comma separated values (csv) format which is compatible with most spreadsheet and database programs so results can easily be imported to applications.
To serve desktop productivity needs, Groove forms supports comma separated values (CSV) based exchange of data with spreadsheets, databases, or other analytical tools.
To serve desktop productivity needs, Groove forms also supports comma separated values (CSV) based exchange of data with spreadsheets, databases, or other analytical tools.