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You are recommended to prepare large data sets using a standard spreadsheet program such as Excel. Small data sets can be created directly within ECOM, but editing facilities are limited. Both the biological and physical data are organised in the same way and stored as a CSV, comma delimited file.

Preparing large data sets in a spreadsheet program

Data entry from within ECOM

Editing existing data

Saving edited data or creating a new data file

Large data files

Maximum size of the data and computation speed