[Air-l] email extraction program

jeremy hunsinger jhuns at vt.edu
Sun Jul 20 16:08:07 PDT 2003

just run html2txt on it or run it through bbedit strip html on the 
command line to strip it out.
On Sunday, July 20, 2003, at 05:04 PM, Rhiannon Bury wrote:

> Hi all:
> Does anyone have a suggestion for a program that turns email messages 
> (I use Netscape 7) into text files?  I tried mail2txt but it included 
> all the hidden html codes, which means I'll still have to strip each 
> one individually. I'm trying to find the most painless way to get 4 
> months of listserv messages into text files so I can import them into 
> QSR N6 for analysis! I was led to believe that this latest version of 
> NUD*IST had a utility to do this itself ("swift data import"). But no! 
> All documents must be text files, which was the case when I used it 
> last a few versions back. Grrrr.
> Rhiannon
> Rhiannon Bury
> Assistant Professor
> Communication Studies
> Wilfrid Laurier University
> Waterloo, ON. Canada N2L 3C5
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Jeremy Hunsinger
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