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by rbytes
Sat Apr 20, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Word Cloud 2
Replies: 3
Views: 45
Flag: Canada

Re: Word Cloud 2

Be sure to use this code, which is the latest version of Word Cloud.
by rbytes
Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Word Cloud
Replies: 7
Views: 120
Flag: Canada

Re: Word Cloud

Nice improvements. I will try to adapt it for Word Cloud.

I will sort the rejected word array, but won't sort the desired words, because they need to stay in priority order to display from large to small size.
by rbytes
Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Word Cloud 2
Replies: 3
Views: 45
Flag: Canada

Re: Word Cloud 2

Thanks.
by rbytes
Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Word Cloud 2
Replies: 3
Views: 45
Flag: Canada

Word Cloud 2

BUG FIXES Sunday April 14th! - the file loader was setting option base to 0. FIxed. - the Load routine had a GOTO that should have been a GOSUB. Fixed. The Load button calls a file loader function to load any text file of your choice and make it into a word cloud. You will need to edit the file firs...
by rbytes
Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Word Cloud
Replies: 7
Views: 120
Flag: Canada

Parser

Here is a program named Parser that scans a text file and removes words that are deemed unsuitable for a word cloud. At the end, array G$ is filled with the suitable words. More work is needed, because some words need to stay in groups to retain their combined meaning. Some hyphenated examples are s...
by rbytes
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Word Cloud
Replies: 7
Views: 120
Flag: Canada

Re: Word Cloud

Great suggestions, Henk! I'll see what I can do. Feel free to post your own version(s), and lets see where we can take this. I like your sample image. I should have mentioned that each run will produce non-overlapping words, but if you run multiple cycles without resetting, you can get this overprin...
by rbytes
Fri Apr 12, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Word Cloud
Replies: 7
Views: 120
Flag: Canada

Re: Word Cloud

Thanks. For this first version, I just put the most important (or at least more general) words closest to the start of the list. I have some newer versions I will post in the next few months, which do base the word size on frequency. The other idea, of inputting any text and excluding the articles, ...
by rbytes
Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:41 am
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Word Cloud
Replies: 7
Views: 120
Flag: Canada

Word Cloud

A word cloud can be used for several things. 1. As a motivational tool, to remind you of qualities you want to develop. 2. As nostalgia stimulus, to bring back memories of your happiest times. 3. As a creativity jogger, to help you approach problems in different ways. 4. As a brainstorm display, to ...
by rbytes
Thu Apr 11, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Sending a batch of emails from within a sB program.
Replies: 4
Views: 77
Flag: Canada

Re: Sending a batch of emails from within a sB program.

I will set up my free account this week and give it a try. Thanks, Henk!
by rbytes
Tue Apr 09, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Sending a batch of emails from within a sB program.
Replies: 4
Views: 77
Flag: Canada

Re: Sending a batch of emails from within a sB program.

Maybe this will be a better way to send Christmas letters and cards next December. Think of the trees we will save.