Subject: Selecting an alternate text editor



Before you can use an alternate text editor, you must specify the editor by setting the MTEXTED system variable.

To select an alternate text editor     

   1   Type mtexted and then press Enter.

   2   Enter the path and name of the executable file for the text editor you want to use to create or edit multiline text. For example, to use Microsoft® Wordpad, you would type something similar to the following (adjusting the path name as necessary):

C:\Program Files\Windows\Accessories\Wordpad.exe

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