Text File Splitter is a free Windows utility that allows you to split a large text or log file into multiple, smaller files. Smaller files are easier to share via email and usb drives. You can easily install this utility using the provided Windows Installer MSI or the Zip file.
Why split a large text file?
If you wish to backup a very large text file (such as a website or system log file) to the Cloud, it may be easier to split the large file into multiples files and then upload the split files to the Cloud.
You may have a very large text file or an Microsoft Excel CSV file that contains data you wish to upload to a database such Microsoft SQL Server (with BCP utility, for example), Oracle, PostgreSQL, or Amazon Redshift (COPY command). You can use the Text File Splitter utility to split the data file into multiple files. This will allow you to better manage the data load process.
Email systems usually limit the size of attachments. If you have a very large text file or a system log file you want to share with someone via email, you can use this utility to split the file into multiple files. You can then send multiple emails with split files as attachements.
How to install Text File Splitter?
To install Text File Splitter, please visit the download page.
Did you know...
A text file is simply a computer file that contains lines of text.
Each line of text in a text file is separated by a two-character combination: CR (Carriage Return) and LF (Line Feed).
Text files usually have a file extension of .txt, .csv, or .log.
Have a very large text file?
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