How to convert fixed width to CSV

Fixed width (also known as fixed column width or space delimited) and CSV are both widely used formats for storing and exchanging data. You can easily convert fixed width files to CSV format with Easy Data Transform:

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fixed width to CSV

convert fixed width to CSV

fixed width to CSV converter

Example fixed width input:

ID    Name         Payment   Country  Date
8904  Black, John  12345.67  GB       08/20/2020
3999  Brown, Jane  23456.78  US       08/20/2020
7489  Green, Zadie 34567.89  DE       08/20/2020

Example CSV output:

8904,"Black, John",12345.67,GB,08/20/2020
3999,"Brown, Jane",23456.78,US,08/20/2020
7489,"Green, Zadie",34567.89,DE,08/20/2020

Use Filter and Remove Cols transforms before output if you want to remove any of the rows or columns.

If you have a large number of files to convert you can do it using batch processing.

As well as changing file format, Easy Data Transform also allows you to combine 66 transforms (such as merge, filter and dedupe) to quickly and easily create complex data transformations.

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