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writer: find and replace [closed]

asked 2012-10-26 18:10:22 +0200

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updated 2013-01-26 22:11:46 +0200

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Dea Dear All!

I have the text: aaa bbb aaa aaabbb bbbaaa aaabbbaaa

I should find just bbb, liek in the first line bbb in other lines is wrong

What should I wirte in "search" exactly? Many thanks! (got the answer before but did nto understand!)

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How do I get the option"whole words only"?

Glitter gravatar imageGlitter ( 2012-10-26 18:12:35 +0200 )edit

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answered 2012-10-26 22:26:30 +0200

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Use Find&Replace (Ctrl+H or Menu->Edit) not Find alone because it does not have the options you want. A window will pop-up instead of only a line above the statusline.

Type bbb into the search box and check "Whole words only" thats it.

If it is greyed out, click on "more Options" and uncheck regular expressions.

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Duplicate of → edit-find and change

manj_k gravatar imagemanj_k ( 2012-10-27 13:49:56 +0200 )edit

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