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for my administration im working with allot of codes and in every long code there is a # sing and al the letters and number need to be deleted befor that sing 

first i did it al manual but now if have hunderts of codes that i have to edit, i would like to know if  someone can help me with this

code example:


example1:    49f039.201185f201k2#3152hr.3939532.500

example2:    01jr12l492#29jg2.8h420v.mq024,24

example3:   290k19525,.r20fc10931javw#2jf201jmv123t90gvjkn


has the be

example1:   3152hr.3939532.500

example2:   29jg2.8h420v.mq024,24

example3:   2jf201jmv123t90gvjkn

can someone help me with this please

Edited by Arclite86

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StringSplit should do the trick if there is only the single "#" character in the string.


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Or maybe ... a  Str******xpReplace ?  :D


$str = "49f039.201185f201k2#3152hr.3939532.500"

; an usual one
; $res = StringRegExpReplace($str, '^(.*?#)', "")

; a funny one
$res = StringRegExpReplace($str, '\G.(?<!#.)', "")

Msgbox(0,"", $res)


Edited by mikell

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