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I want to ask how to count character in text file.

I have text file like this :



How to count ';' per line?


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I imagine FileReadLine and StringSplit could be used to do this. Like this. There's other ways too I'm sure.

$file = FileOpen("semicolontest.txt", 0)
While 1
    $line = FileReadLine($file)
    If @error = -1 Then ExitLoop
    $aVar = StringSplit($line, ";")
    ConsoleWrite($aVar[0] - 1 & @LF)

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StringReplace($sStr, ";", "")
$iCount = @Exteneded
MsgBox(0, "Result", $iCount)

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