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It''s early today.... Can anybody tell me how to open a text file in C or C++ and read it into an array that contains numbers, letters, and characters. I need this so i can scan text doc one element at a time. Any help would be appreciated. "There is humor in everything depending on which prespective you look from."

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#include <stdio.h>

/* ... */

unsigned char *Data;
long FileSize;
FILE *File = fopen("File.txt","rb");

if(File == NULL) HandleError;

fseek(File,0,SEEK_END);
FileSize = ftell(File);
fseek(File,0,SEEK_SET);

Data = (unsigned char *) malloc(FileSize);
if(Data == NULL) HandleError;

if(fread(Data,1,FileSize,File) != FileSize) HandleError;

fclose(File);

/* ... */


free(Data);


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