Tips & Tricks

Using Text Editors to Replace New Lines w/ Comma

Using Vi

  1. Open the file in Vi editor
  2. Switch to command mode.
  3. To replace all newline characters with comma use
    :1,$s/\n/, /g
  4. Press Enter

Using NotePad++

  1. Open a NotePad++ window.
  2. Insert Find and Replace mode.
  3. Within the Find What field, enter the following:
    \r\n
  4. Within the Replace with field, enter a comma.

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