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Default extracting multi-line text.

Im still fairly new at this im currently reading Beginning C# 2008 and have learned some basics on string manipulation.

I can look for text in a single line text box and extract set # of letters after it but I have no idea how to use that knowledge to accomplish the following objective.

I have a file thats got text pretty much all over the place its kind of chaotic however its got enough consistancy to where I know this can be accomplished.

some lines have the following: ["texthere"] = {

other lines have [rank] = "texthere",

they alternate, so I want to search for [" and grab all text until "] = { then I want to continue until find a line with [rank] = " and grab all text until ",


Edit: Apparently the knowledge I have is enough to handle this task...sort of. Im finding the index of [" and then the index of "] using that info to grab the text from inside then deleting the text. Since I have no idea how to find the next result without deleting the text.





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