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Rawox

Number of lines in textfile

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Hi there,

I was wondering how to get the number of lines in a text file because I need to read the last line and replace some of the chars with some others...

So, how to get the number of lines in a txt file opened with FileOpen()?

Thanks in advance,

Rawox

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Rawox,

Have you searched in the Help file for "count file lines"? :mellow:

Obviously not, or you would have found this:

_FileCountLines - Returns the number of lines in the specified file.

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Oops, sorry Melba23 :mellow:

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#4 ·  Posted (edited)

Since it's the last line you want it's even easier than that

$sFile = "somefile.txt"
$sVar = FileReadLine($sFile, -1)
MsgBox(0, "Result", $sVar)
Edited by GEOSoft

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