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please help me
give me simple example how read ,write and update form file type ".dat".
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Lakamraju Raghuram 22-Apr-12 14:28pm
   
what exactly you want to write/read in a .dat file.
Understand that .dat can be used for dumping any information, text or binary or what ever
Sandeep Mewara 23-Apr-12 2:50am
   
This is not a well framed question! Please elaborate and be specific on what you have tried and stuck on.
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A DAT file is most times a binary file. So you should try to read it as such:

Reading and Writing Binary Files[^]

The other option is that the *.DAT extension is used instead of a proper extension.
So if binary reading does not work you should try to read it as a text file or even a picture (JPG).
   

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