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by gmb1994
Wed Nov 30, 2005 4:19 pm
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Filter to select lines the follow or precede a specific line
Replies: 1
Views: 7197

Filter to select lines the follow or precede a specific line

How do we select for (extract) a group of lines that either follow or precede a specific line, for example: + select the top line and the following 3 lines: /* Important info follows this line */ apple banana cucumber dog elephant fish giraffe hippo igloo + select the 'Important Line' and the preced...
by gmb1994
Wed Nov 30, 2005 4:12 pm
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Filter for selecting lines beginning/ending with characters
Replies: 1
Views: 6591

Filter for selecting lines beginning/ending with characters

How do we select (extract) lines beginning with (or, ending with) a specific character (letter, digit, symbol, etc.) or sequence of characters, for example:

+ select lines beginning/ending with the letter 'a'
+ select lines beginning/ending with 'abc'
+ select lines beginning/ending with '$*3abc'
by gmb1994
Wed Nov 30, 2005 9:24 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Filter help selecting lines containing 3 letters or less
Replies: 1
Views: 6131

Filter help selecting lines containing 3 letters or less

How do we select (remove) all lines containing words with 3 letters or less, for example:
abc
def
ghi
by gmb1994
Wed Nov 30, 2005 8:20 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: How do we reduce repeating characters to a single character
Replies: 1
Views: 6375

How do we reduce repeating characters to a single character

How do we reduce repeating, or multiple consecutive, characters to a single character, for example:

---- (multiple hyphens) => - (single hyphen)
aaaa (multiple letters) => a (single letter)
by gmb1994
Wed Nov 30, 2005 8:17 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: How do we implement 'and' in our filters?
Replies: 1
Views: 6451

How do we implement 'and' in our filters?

I have seen plenty of ways to use 'or'; how do we implement 'and'? For example, how do we: + select (extract) all lines containing a 'hyphen' and a 'comma'? + select (extract) all lines containing a 'hyphen' and the word "temp"? + select (extract) all lines containing only three (3) words followed b...
by gmb1994
Wed Nov 30, 2005 7:45 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Filter help selecting middle-of-line punctuation or symbol
Replies: 1
Views: 6352

Filter help selecting middle-of-line punctuation or symbol

How can I select (extract) all lines that include hyphenated names, for example:
Osler-Weber
Turner-Wilson
abc-def
by gmb1994
Wed Nov 30, 2005 7:43 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Filter help selecting end-of-line punctuation or symbol
Replies: 1
Views: 6968

Filter help selecting end-of-line punctuation or symbol

How can I select (extract) all lines with text ending with a comma (or, other symbol or punctuation), for example: abc, telecom, georgia, I know these issues are discussed in the "Help Section", but there just aren't enough examples in there to help me fully understand how use them. Please consider ...