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Re: [Clip] Pesky # characters

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  • loro
    ... Add a T to the flags. I thought that not to search for whole words only was the default, but obviously not. Lotta
    Message 1 of 5 , Dec 4 4:47 PM
      Robin Chapple wrote:
      >I find that it does not remove the hash character.
      >
      >What have I done wrong?
      >
      >^!Jump DOC_START
      >;FIND "# & # AND REPLACE
      >^!Replace ""#" >> " " WAIS
      >^!Replace "#" >> " " WAIS

      Add a "T" to the flags. I thought that not to search for whole words only
      was the default, but obviously not.

      Lotta
    • Robin Chapple
      Thanks Sheri, That works for me as well. Robin
      Message 2 of 5 , Dec 4 6:18 PM
        Thanks Sheri,

        That works for me as well.

        Robin

        At 5/12/2006 11:36, Sheri wrote:

        >Strange, doesn't work for me on a line of #'s, although it will
        >replace one if its the only thing on a line, or is followed by a space.
        >
        >This works (replaces all of them in the whole doc):
        >
        >^!Replace "\#" >> " " RAWS
        >
        >Regards,
        >Sheri
        >
        >--- In ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com, hsavage <hsavage@...> wrote:
        > >
        > > Robin Chapple wrote:
        > > > I use NoteTab to clean formatted documents to plain text for use in
        > > web pages.
        > > >
        > > > One clip is used to remove residual marks that include hash
        > > > characters and it is mostly useful.
        > > >
        > > > I find that it does not remove the hash character.
        > > >
        > > > What have I done wrong?
        > > >
        > > > ^!Jump DOC_START
        > > > ;FIND "# & # AND REPLACE
        > > > ^!Replace ""#" >> " " WAIS
        > > > ^!Replace "#" >> " " WAIS
        > > >
        > > > Thanks,
        > > >
        > > > Robin Chapple
        > >
        > > Robin,
        > >
        > > I don't have a sample of the text you're working on but I duplicated a
        > > small sample of my own.
        > >
        > > Using the replace commands from you sample clip I have no trouble
        > > replacing the (hash)number characters from the sample.
        > >
        > > I do have the latest NTP version but I don't know if that makes a
        > > difference in this case.
        > >
        > > ºvº
        > > 2006.12.04
        > > "Communication Skills I; Tears - The Last Resort, Not the First."
        > > hrs ø hsavage@...
        > >
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