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Syntax

object.ReadTabAsSpaces
object.ReadTabAsSpaces = Value

Works with

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Data type

Boolean

 

Description

Returns (first syntax line) or specifies (second syntax line) whether tab characters in local files are converted to space characters. When this property is set to True, tab characters are converted to space characters as they are sent to the host during ASCII transfers.

The equivalent property for ASCII transfers from the host is WriteSpacesAsTab.

Values

In Reflection for HP, the default value is True.

In Reflection for UNIX and OpenVMS and Reflection for ReGIS Graphics, the default depends on whether you have selected UNIX or OpenVMS defaults. See HostForDefaultSettings for details.

 

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