Basic Formats

The Wolfram Language can routinely import and export hundreds of megabytes in all standard basic formatsin addition to supporting hundreds of more structured formats.

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"List" numbers or strings, one per line

"Table" arbitrary table of numbers or strings

"CSV"  ▪  "TSV"  ▪  "XLS"  ▪  ...

"Text" plain text as a single string, or broken into lines, words, etc.

"String" arbitrary data represented as a Wolfram Language string

"Binary" binary format with specifiable elements

"Package" Wolfram Language .m package source

"JSON" JavaScript data interchange format