Replace action with a RegEx on a text only file.

by AutoMate experts!, in Thread of the Month, posted 9/12/06

Our brand new section in the AutoMate Advisor where we focus on a popular forum post. This particular user is having trouble with Replace Text Action.

I am trying to erase all ocurrences of "XX*YY0" (for instance, "XX-12,13YY0") in a Text Only file by using the Replace action.

I am appending the task, and below there is a small portion of that file. When execution gets to the Replace action, it shows an error: "Range check error". The file is just one huge paragraph, many pages long. How can I achieve the result I want?

Portion of Text Only file:

Any help will be greatly appreciated!

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