Troubleshooting NVivo-for-Mac File Compatibility

If you are having trouble importing your NVivo for Mac transcript, don't worry: Support is here to help! To solve this issue, please follow these steps:

  1. Open your NVivo for Mac transcript with TextEdit.
  2. Select Duplicate from the File menu at the top of your screen. Doing so will create a duplicate of your file.
  3. Select Format > Make Plain Text
  4. Select File > Save
  5. Close the file.
  6. Find the file where you have saved it, and make sure it has a .txt extension.
  7. Import the file into NVivo by following these instructions.

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