Find Replace in Script Editor with cr

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at
Mon Apr 5 11:51:07 EDT 2021

Probably want to use regex then. 

Bob S

> On Apr 5, 2021, at 08:42 , Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> No. I mean using the find/replace tool panel of the script editor to insert
> line feed characters to create a new line.
> For instance, suppose I have multiple commands on one line separated by ;
> and I want to search for semicolon and replace with semicolon followed by
> return character to drop the remaining script onto a new line. That kind of
> thing. It’s just easier than taking the whole script and pasting into
> another text editor to do the same operation. With 17,000 scripts to go
> through, it’s a bit tedious doing it by copy paste fix copy paste all the
> time.

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