Searching for a string in a File

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Searching for a string in a File

How to find the first occurance of a string within a file, includes sample function.


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  • Submitted By - Shekhar

  • Submitted on - 2008-04-16 01:56:21


I started working on a project that was to replace the often times buggy and slow (and in my opinion just plain bad) Find Files/Folders function that comes with Windows (windows key + 'F'). In Windows XP the searching utility in the OS seems to be severly lacking in functionality. In previous versions of Windows I used i didn't find there to be too many problems.    More detail...

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