|02-07-2008, 01:49 AM||#1|
Join Date: Dec 2007
Device: Amazon Kindle Paperwhite, B&N Nook Colro
I've got a problem with some of my ebooks, in which I need to do some massive editing, but "should" be able to do this via a macro or search and replace.
The problem is I don't have any idea how to create strings to find these.
I am basically removing page numbers in a text file that start with either
" or *
therefore if I use wildcards I get rid of basically everything.
If anyone is able to help that would be great, I am going insane doing this manually.
|02-07-2008, 03:03 AM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Device: Kindle Voyage, iPad Air 2, iPhone 6
Regular expressions are your friend! Eg, the expression [0-9]* will match any string of digits. Any editor which supports regular expressions (eg BD) should allow you to do this.
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