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PowerShell to pull value between two characters in a text file.

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Last Modified: 2016-09-28
I need to pull the value that is between two characters in a text file.  For example, the contents of my text file are:

test parse.
I want to pull the value
between the pounds. The value is #456#.

How can I grab the "456" value?  As close as I've gotten is using the select-string statemnt I can get the entire line that includes the value, but I cannot get just that value.

My select-string statement is $str = Select-String -Pattern "#(.*)#" c:\testparse.text

Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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