Depending on the data clean-up need, other applications may be useful such as Notepad, Microsoft Word, the ILS batch update function, MarcEdit (developed by Terry Reeves) and Insight Software Solutions, Inc.’s Macro Express. Regular expressions can be used in multiple programs such as Microsoft Excel and Access, the ILS list function, and others. Macros make repetitive actions more efficient in many applications. It helps to know how to process XML files, also.
There are times, in the pursuit of accuracy and permanency, when publishers, vendors and other providers distribute information in Adobe Acrobat PDF file format. ...