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976.Text merge -- How to make line by line sequential merge of multiple text files?

User: Aaron -- 2012-07-23          << 975  977 >>
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Description:
How to make line by line sequential merge of multiple text files?
Input Sample:
- CONTENT OF Text1.txt :

Text1 - Line1.
Text1 - Line2.
Text1 - Line3.
Text1 - Line4.
etc.

- CONTENT OF Text2.txt :

Text2 - Line1.
Text2 - Line2.
Text2 - Line3.
Text2 - Line4.
etc.

- CONTENT OF Text3.txt :

Text3 - Line1.
Text3 - Line2.
Text3 - Line3.
Text3 - Line4.
etc.

- CONTENT OF Text4.txt :

Text4 - Line1.
Text4 - Line2.
Text4 - Line3.
Text4 - Line4.
etc.

Output Sample:
Text1 - Line1.   
Text2 - Line1.
Text3 - Line1.
Text4 - Line1.
Text1 - Line2.
Text2 - Line2.
Text3 - Line2.
Text4 - Line2.
etc.

Answer:
Hint: You need to Download and install "Replace Pioneer" on windows platform to finish following steps.
At first, change to file to the format of:
Text1 - Line1.|Text2 - Line1.|Text3 - Line1.|Text4 - Line1.
Text1 - Line2.|Text2 - Line2.|Text3 - Line2.|Text4 - Line2.
etc.
1. ctrl-h open 'replace' dialogue
2. reselect the symbol ">" to ">>>column append" between the "outpage" and "output file"
3. click "settings" page, set "word delimiter>>output delimiter" to "other", and set the following entry to "|"
4. click "batch..." to open "batch runner" window
5. drag multiple text file(text1.txt, text2.txt ...) to "batch runner" window
6. change "set output filename" to the fixed file name, such as "result.txt"
7. click "batch replace" button, all files will be output to a single result.txt, with column symbol as separator.

Then you can change the "\|" to "\n".
8. ctrl-o open 'result.txt'
9. ctrl-h open 'replace' dialogue
* set 'search for pattern' to:

* set 'replace with pattern' to:

10. click 'replace', done!

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