So who suggested you copy it? You need to use something which can read a VBS, do something so you won't loose data, and write it out, probably to a VB.
Why don't you talk to your technical support people. Someone in your site is processing SMF data, and may be able to assist you without this pointless to-and-fro.
If you still get nowhere, come back and we'll have suggestions, but there is sure-as-certain someone at your site doing it. The only major problem I'd see is if that someone is you on your lonesome