I have had some luck with notepad ++ solving some complex find and replace a lot of similar text in around 8000 documents, but not this particular one:
In a text file I will have a lot of lines that say:
and I need to change this to:
I need the find and replace to be sure it's only replacing the line if ONLY 5 characters beginning with 3 exist after the '='
For example, this line below would not need to be changed:
In fact, what I really need is to find anything that matches the lines below where xxx can be any digits 0-9 and yyyy can also be any digits 0-9 (but limited to just 4 digits), as follows:
My list will have entries ABKNUMBER001, 002...999 in each text file and I want to replace any of those 999 entries per text file that have a match for
654323yyyy - make sense?