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Find and remove line breaks

asked 2020-06-27 14:05:28 +0200

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updated 2020-07-09 19:28:38 +0200

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I am trying to create a CSV file from badly formatted text file and need to remove line breaks in places

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answered 2020-06-27 14:39:14 +0200

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IMHO this is not a task for Writer.

If there is no pattern in the occurrence of line break, use a text editor and proceed manually.

If you discover a pattern, use a regular expression in the editor or an external tool like awk, gawk or similar.

Citing your OS would allow more specific suggestions.

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Thanks. I have now discovered regular expressions in find and replace and I am making progress.

toekneep gravatar imagetoekneep ( 2020-06-27 14:43:58 +0200 )edit
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