Text .ctx files are slower in operation than the binary .cim files. However, there may be times when you want to do a massive character search and replace, for example changing a tr in a Point ID to an RT. You can do this easily by saving the file as a .ctx file, opening it in a text editor such as Notepad and making your changes.
Select the .ctx file encoding
Click thebutton .
The CimEdit menu opens.
The Options dialog box opens.
Check one of the three encoding options.
The options are:
Result: Ctx files will be saved in the selected encoding.
Decide the format for a CimEdit screen.