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Re: [Moderator Action] RTF Word 2000 spec?

From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 18 Mar 2000 13:58:12 +0000 (GMT Standard Time)
To: Kerri Golden <KGolden@Hynet.com>
cc: html-tidy@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.10.10003181356430.-516757@hazel.hpl.hp.com>
On Fri, 10 Mar 2000, Kerri Golden wrote:

> We are trying to convert Word 2000 docs to XML. Our converter
> worked fine for W97 documents, but W2000 has a much different
> RTF format (tables especially). Does anyone know where I can get
> a hold of a spec for this version of RTF?

Does anyone know how practical it would be to write an export
filter using Word Basic? By the time Word exports the page to
html, too much information has been lost. This is an especial
problem for Word2000.


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