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Question [Q] Windows 8 file coding

I was looking through some files and i found alot of files that had coding like this :nLe=5{i!b5n)~
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Could someone help me with this!

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C:\Users\dasd\AppData\Local\Packages\GluGamesInc.S amuraivsZombiesDefense_2mkdfttccc4r6\LocalState

There is a file there called localsave_offline_Save.data it aroused my attention so i looked through it and im no wizard at decoding so help please!
 
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That is because the file is not stored as plain text and is raw binary data. Notepad then attempts to try to load it as plain text and as you can see fails miserably to make anything of it.
 
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That is because the file is not stored as plain text and is raw binary data. Notepad then attempts to try to load it as plain text and as you can see fails miserably to make anything of it.
Then how could i turn it into plain text
 
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Realistically you can't so I suggest learning how to play the game properly rather than editing your save state :P
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Realistically you can't so I suggest learning how to play the game properly rather than editing your save state :P
Eh im done with the game was just wondering thanks for the help though would've wasted unnecessary time
 
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Yeah... the file could be anything from a binary representation of in-memory data structures to encrypted plain text. Without decompiling the app, I probably couldn't tell you which. Totally not worth the effort.
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