FileTypeEx Initialization Variable

Sets the default file type for a database file or assigns file type based on specific settings. If this variable is not set, the setting of the FileType initialization variable is used.


FileTypeEx = {Binary|ASCII|UTF8|UTF16LE|UTF16BE|Auto-Detect}


Specific text types that are supported include ASCII, Unicode in UTF8 format, Unicode in UTF16 Little Endian format, and Unicode in UTF16 Big Endian format.

You can set this variable to Auto-Detect to request Visual SourceSafe to automatically detect the file type.

See Also


FileType Initialization Variable

Other Resources

Initialization Variables