Ignore everything after specific character " ) "

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rosgr100
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Ignore everything after specific character " ) "

Post by rosgr100 » 17 Nov 2019, 04:44

Hi, i would like to ignore every text after the bracket ")" how can i do that?

Thanks!

therube
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Re: Ignore everything after specific character " ) "

Post by therube » 17 Nov 2019, 19:31

At what point?
As a part of the initial file search process?
As part of selection process of the results?

rosgr100
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Re: Ignore everything after specific character " ) "

Post by rosgr100 » 17 Nov 2019, 22:00

therube wrote:
17 Nov 2019, 19:31
At what point?
As a part of the initial file search process?
As part of selection process of the results?
My bad sorry, during the search process!

therube
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Re: Ignore everything after specific character " ) "

Post by therube » 19 Nov 2019, 04:13

Depending on what follows the ), you might be able to get away with:

Search Method -> File name -> Find similar file names

with one of the Algorithms listed there (check the Help for specifics).


(If the Ignore options allowed RegEx... but they don't.)
(When I first looked at this thread, yesterday, I & until the moment I was about to make this reply, thought I was in the Bulk Rename Utility forums, heh.)

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