|05-26-2011, 03:04 PM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Ontario, Canada
Search & Replace "wildcards"?
I'm trying to edit the author fields in a library, because it has the author name, a hyphen, and a series name. I just want the author's name.
Example: Woods, Stuart - Stone Barrington 00
Is there a "wildcard" character I can use to replace everything after and including the hyphen with nothing?
|05-26-2011, 03:22 PM||#2|
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Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: (The original) Silicon Valley, USA
Device: Astak Pocket Pro, K4NT,Galaxy Tab 2
Warning this will match any title text that is hyphenated
also note: the pattern below is space hyphen space then wild-card
so wild-card is safe and wild - card will go bye-bye
(.+) - .+
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