Extract email address from text file

jdr0606 used Ask the Experts™
I have several hundred text files that contain customer email addresses that I need to extract and send a personalized message to each.

Does anybody know of a package or something else that I can use to do this rather than opening each and manually extracting.

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Is the email text at the same spot in every file?
Gary DewrellSenior Network Administrator

You should take a look at windows GREP. This is a port of the linux command it will let you point at a directory of files and search through them for strings matching a certain word pattern etc.

I would think for emails you could use something similar to *@*.*

Try this: Email Subscriber

Does exactly what you want and it's free.

Good luck!



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