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select part of the text

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is it possible to write the code that will open text file, then find specified word and move cursor to it.

then select all text after that word and delete it?

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#2 ·  Posted (edited)

Try this:

If @OSArch = "X64" Then
    $au3dir = RegRead("HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\AutoIt v3\AutoIt", "InstallDir")
Else
    $au3dir = RegRead("HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\AutoIt v3\AutoIt", "InstallDir")
EndIf
$sFile = FileRead($au3dir & "\Examples\_ReadMe_.txt")
$sSearch = "installed."
$sLen = StringLen($sSearch) - 1
$sNew = StringLeft($sFile, StringInStr($sFile, $sSearch) + $sLen)
MsgBox(0, "New Text", "Before: " & @LF & $sFile & @LF & @LF & "After: " & @LF & $sNew)

It will load the _ReadMe_.txt from AutoIt\Examples dir, search for "installed." and copy the text from start until "installed.".

Br,

UEZ

Edited by UEZ

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Try this:

If @OSArch = "X64" Then
    $au3dir = RegRead("HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\AutoIt v3\AutoIt", "InstallDir")
Else
    $au3dir = RegRead("HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\AutoIt v3\AutoIt", "InstallDir")
EndIf
$sFile = FileRead($au3dir & "\Examples\_ReadMe_.txt")
$sSearch = "installed."
$sLen = StringLen($sSearch) - 1
$sNew = StringLeft($sFile, StringInStr($sFile, $sSearch) + $sLen)
MsgBox(0, "New Text", "Before: " & @LF & $sFile & @LF & @LF & "After: " & @LF & $sNew)

It will load the _ReadMe_.txt from AutoIt\Examples dir, search for "installed." and copy the text from start until "installed.".

Br,

UEZ

thanks very much

that was a lot of help

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