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853.Advanced search and replace -- How to replace all duplicate lines with some text?

User: Rodrigo -- 2011-09-12          << 852  854 >>
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Type: Advanced search and replace   
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Description:
How to replace duplicate lines with text? The text have sequences of duplicate lines, how to maintain the first sentence and replace the duplicates with some text?
Input Sample:
This is an example.
This is an example.
This is an example.
This is an example.
This is an example.
Other Example.
Other Example.
Other Example.
Other Example.
Output Sample:
This is an example.
hello.
hello.
hello.
hello.
Other Example.
hello.
hello.
hello.
Answer:
Hint: You need to Download and install "Replace Pioneer" on windows platform to finish following steps.
1. ctrl-o open source text file
2. ctrl-h open 'replace' window
* set 'replace unit' to 'Line'
* set 'replace with pattern' to:

click 'advanced' tab,
* set 'run following at the beginning of replace' to:

* set 'run following for each matched unit' to:

3. click 'replace', done.
4. ctrl-s save to text file.

Screenshot 1:  Replace_Window


Screenshot 2:  Replace_Advanced_Window


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