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167.Advanced search and replace -- How to remove/delete the text from the '#' to the end in each line?

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Description:
How to remove the text from the '#' to the end in each line?
Input Sample:
line1    # comments1 
this is line 2  # comments2 
this is the 3rd line # comments3
Output Sample:
line1     
this is line 2   
this is the 3rd line  
Answer:
Hint: You need to Download and install "Replace Pioneer" on windows platform to finish following steps.
1. ctrl-o open source file.      
2. ctrl-h open 'Replace' dialog,      
in 'Replace' window,    
* set 'Replace Scope' to 'Line'(means process by line)    
* fill in 'Search for Pattern': 
 
Note: .* means any 
* fill in 'Replace with Pattern':  
 
Note: means only keep a line break. 
   
3. click 'Replace', finish. 
Download Script:  scripts/167.rst.zip

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