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How to search a text file

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Koloss

Hi

I am new with AutoIt and I am trying to make script that search a text file for one or more words, and if that word exist in text, return something. If it doesn't exist, return something else.

I tried searching on google but i didn't find anything helpful.

Thanks

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guinness

Have a look at FileRead() & StringInStr() to get you started. OR use this Function I created >>

Func _SearchInFile($sFile, $sData)
    Local $iError = 1, $hFile, $sRead
    $hFileOpen = FileOpen($sFile, 0)
    If $hFileOpen = -1 Then
        Return SetError($iError, 0, $sFile)
    EndIf
    $sRead = FileRead($hFileOpen)
    If StringInStr($sRead, $sData) Then
        $iError = 0
    EndIf
    FileClose($hFileOpen)
    Return SetError($iError, 0, $sFile)
EndFunc   ;==>_SearchInFile
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