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Convert .txt file to .csv file with single quotations

robthomas09
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Hi All,

I'm using the following .bat file to convert a .txt file to a .csv file

@echo off
setlocal enabledelayedexpansion

for /f "tokens=*" %%a in ('type "%~1"') do (
   set line=%%a
   echo "!line:|=","!">>"%~2"
)

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However my output file is coming out like this
"999859","0000000000000000000000000","PATIENT NOT FOUND"
"999380","0000000000000000000000000","PATIENT NOT FOUND"

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When i need it to be like this, essentially replacing the surrounding double quotes with single quotes.
'999859','0000000000000000000000000','PATIENT NOT FOUND'
'999380','0000000000000000000000000','PATIENT NOT FOUND'

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Is there any way to modify the .bat file script to accomplish this? Possibly doing a find and replace on the output file?

Thanks for the assistance!
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