Reading Documentation Tool Files in Microsoft Office Excel - Honeywell TDC 3000


The below instructions will replace space followed by white space with a tab character
-Use Documentation Tool and output the results of the query to a file on the HM
-Transfer file from the HM to PC. File Transfer can be used for this
-Open the file in Word
-Click Edit, Replace
-In the Find and Replace window, click the More button and then the Replace Tab
-Click in the Find What input port, type a space and then click the Special button. Select WhiteSpace
-Click in the Replace With input port, then click the Special button. Select Tab Character
-Click the Replace All button
-Click OK to the number of replacements made Microsoft Word window
-Select File, Save As and save the file with a new filename as type Text Only (.txt)
-Start Excel and Open file created in the step above. Be sure Files of type is set for All Files (
-The Text Import Wizard should start, select delimited
-If the file was outputed in Documentation Tool using the option With Field Descriptors, change the Start import at Row to bypass that imformation. Select Next
-Insure the Delimiter has only the Tab checkbox checked. Click the Finish button