Solved

Notepad++ how to remove delimiter : from beggning of the line?

Posted on 2016-10-21
3
75 Views
Last Modified: 2016-10-24
Notepad++ how to remove delimiter : from beggning of the line?

:abdoelson:michael@yahoo.com:abcd@1234

i want to remove only the delimiter  '' : '' from begging of the string
output :

abdoelson:michael@yahoo.com:abcd@1234
0
Comment
Question by:john lambert
3 Comments
 
LVL 95

Accepted Solution

by:
Lee W, MVP earned 500 total points
ID: 41853754
Use Replace.

Under Search Mode, change it to "Extended"
Then in find what, use
\n:

Open in new window

and in Replace with, use
\n

Open in new window

In Extended Search mode, \n = newline, \t = tab, and a google search should reveal what the other options are.
2
 
LVL 37

Expert Comment

by:Gerwin Jansen
ID: 41855279
Notepad++ has a macro recorder, I use it for cases like this. Start recording, use 'Find' and/or cursor movement to locate your ":" delimiter, press DEL key and cursor DOWN. Then end recording and use CTRL-SHIFT-P to 'replay' your macro once, or until end of file (see the macro menu).

http://docs.notepad-plus-plus.org/index.php/Macros
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:john lambert
ID: 41857368
thank you.....
0

Featured Post

Enabling OSINT in Activity Based Intelligence

Activity based intelligence (ABI) requires access to all available sources of data. Recorded Future allows analysts to observe structured data on the open, deep, and dark web.

Join & Write a Comment

Being a system administrator some time we require to do things remotely, one of them is installing software. Here I am going to tell you how to install software through wmic (Windows management instrument console). I am not at all saying that this i…
This article describes some techniques which will make your VBA or Visual Basic Classic code easier to understand and maintain, whether by you, your replacement, or another Experts-Exchange expert.
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…
This lesson covers basic error handling code in Microsoft Excel using VBA. This is the first lesson in a 3-part series that uses code to loop through an Excel spreadsheet in VBA and then fix errors, taking advantage of error handling code. This l…

758 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

12 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now