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  1. #1
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    Hello:
    For some reason I have not been able to get rid of Contol charecters ^M in my file. It is all over at every line's end..
    I am doing as :%s/^M//g
    Also in our system, there is no access to Man Pages as well..
    Can anyone point me to what I am missing.
    Thanks, ST

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    are you hitting ctrl+v before you enter ctrl+m?
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    Its

    %s/Ctl+vCtl+M//g


    Sam

    [Edited by sambavan on 08-14-2001 at 12:12 PM]
    Thanx
    Sam



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    Great guys.. Thanks.. I was not using control ..ST2000

    May be we should also have a Unix abnd NT forum aswell in this site, since most of the pros are pros...

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