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353.Advanced search and replace -- How to replace the second character of every line to 4 in a text file?

User: jiang -- 2009-09-23          << 352  354 >>
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Description:
How to replace the second character of every line to 4 in a text file? 
Input Sample:
31313252321232 
35343212301512 
36373282324212
Output Sample:
34313252321232 
34343212301512 
34373282324212
Answer:
Hint: You need to Download and install "Replace Pioneer" on windows platform to finish following steps.
1. press ctrl-o open source text file 
2. press ctrl-h open replace dialog 
* select "replace unit" to "Chars" 
* select "replace scope" to "Line" 
* set "unit number filter" to  
* set "replace with pattern" to  
3. click "Replace", done! 
 
Note: if you want to change other column(like 14), you can set unit number to other value(like 14).
Download Script:  scripts/353.rst.zip

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