Types of Flat Files

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Types of Flat Files

hi all teradata gurus,

i jus want to know what are the different types of flat files that can be used to load/export data into/from teradata database

i know some of the examples of flat files are text file with .txt extension, data file .dat, excel file .xsl, access file .mdb etc....if there are some more types pls do let me know.

now what are the types of flat files that can be used to load/export data to/from teradata database tables with each of the teradata utilities like bteq import/export, fastload, multiload, tpump and fastexport.

thanx all in advance.

teradataguy