File Specs For CSI Format
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CSI (QuickTrieve) format

The CSI (QuickTrieve) format uses a master file called QMASTER for each directory which identifies the content of the individual data files. The file naming process assigns names as: F001.DTA where the first character is always an F, and the next three characters are a right-adjusted number from 1 to 120, which identifies the file record number (not the CSI commodity or stock number). The extension .DTA identifies this as a CSI format file. UA can write and maintain CSI format files if they are listed in your portfolios. Their description includes the complete path and filename, as in this example: