Javascript is not enabled or not supported by your browser
Javascript is required to display this page properly.
How to select only files containing a specific string of text ?
Please wait while the page is loading ...

How to select only files containing a specific string of text ?


Home  Table of content

Description

  1. Go to the Select files panel.
  2. Click on any directory to select the files it contains.
  3. Mouse right click in the Content of list of files.
  4. Select the Find string in files option.
  5. Provide the string of text to search for.
  6. Press the Find button.
  7. The files containing that string of text are selected in the Content of list of files.
  8. Press the Add to list button to select the files to be scanned for search or replace operations.
  9. The selected files are now listed in the File to scan list.
Home  Table of content

Related topics

  1. How to compile a list of files for Find and Replace operations ?
  2. How to recursively search through sub directories ?
  3. How to filter files when selecting them ?
  4. How to avoid selecting the same file more than once ?
  5. How to import a list of files to scan ?
  6. How to select files based on specific file attributes value ?
Home  Table of content