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Each identical file group is placed into separate Microsoft Word tables.  Sample output is available for viewing in either Word or Acrobat format.  These files are large (133K) and may take up to 60 seconds to load with a 28.8K modem (so please be patient).

Abater's output includes details of the following attributes:

Computer: This is the textual description provided by the user when the drive was scanned.
File: This is the name of the identical file.
Version: This is the version that the file was stored in using Microsoft's names:
BIFF2: Microsoft Excel version 2
BIFF3: Microsoft Excel version 3
BIFF4: Microsoft Excel version 4
BIFF5: Microsoft Excel version 5
BIFF7: Microsoft Excel 95 (also called Microsoft Excel version 7)
BIFF8: Microsoft Excel 97
Created: This is the date the file was created.
Updated: This is the date the file was last modified.
Accessed: This is the date the file was last read from. Note, that many backup and copying operations also update the accessed date, so this date may be more recent than when the file was last opened by the user.
VBA Code Present ("V"): Indicates the file contains Visual Basic code.
Hidden cell ("h"): Indicates the file contains one or more hidden cells
Hidden column ("H"): Indicates that the file contains one or more hidden columns.
Hidden sheet ("S"): Indicates that the file contains one or more hidden sheets.
Very hidden sheet ("X"): Indicates the file contains one or more hidden sheets that can be made visible again only using a Visual Basic procedure, but there is no way to make the sheet visible through the user interface of Microsoft Excel.
Pivot table formula ("P"): Indicates the file contains one or more formulas that are embedded in pivot tables.
Formula ("F"): Indicate the file contains one or more formulas that are not embedded in pivot tables.
Double stream file ("D"): Indicates that this is an Excel 97 file that contains both two copies of the saved spreadsheets: one copy in Excel 97 format and the other in 5.0/95 format.