remove lines according to the column value

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remove lines according to the column value

Post by backmyroom » Tue Jun 29, 2010 2:07 am

I am using TextPipe pro 6.5 version

How to remove lines according to Column 11 ~ 20’s value not in a list from file

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Re: remove lines according to the column value

Post by DataMystic Support » Tue Jun 29, 2010 8:56 am

Use a restrict to columns 11-20, inside this use a restrict to matching lines filter (using the list file), then mark each line with a special value such as by using an Add Left Margin with text of '###'.

Then, outside the filter, you can remove or keep all lines containing '###' before finally removing the '###' themselves with a search replace.

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