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Remove blank lines from code in Visual Studio

, 13 Oct 2010
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1. Click Ctrl+H (quick replace)
2. Tick "Use Regular Expressions"
3. In Find specify "^$\n"
4. In Replace box delete everything.
5. Click "Replace All"
All Blank lines will be deleted. Smile | :)
^ Means Beginning of line
$ Means End of line

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QuestionApplicable To Pinmembermaitrey6841-Jul-13 23:03 
QuestionThnx PinmemberRemya Viswan26-Feb-13 17:56 
GeneralMy vote of 5 PinmemberRenju Vinod12-Dec-12 19:39 
SuggestionIncluding spaces PinmemberMika2-Oct-12 23:20 
GeneralMy vote of 5 PinmemberKoshy Panicker John16-Sep-12 20:11 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 i wish i read this an hour ago. i ha... PinmemberA. Duman27-Oct-11 21:47 
Reason for my vote of 5
i wish i read this an hour ago. i had to delete lots of lines manually Smile | :)
GeneralWorking. My vote of 5 PinmemberSyed Shabeer25-Oct-11 2:05 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Reason for my vote of 5 Good one PinmvpRaviRanjankr21-Jul-11 9:27 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Very helpful Dave!!! Came to know ab... PinmemberJyothikarthk14-Jul-11 23:26 
GeneralIt is great,Thank you PinmemberEric Yin 201216-May-11 0:08 
GeneralReason for my vote of 4 good .. thank you for the informatio... Pinmemberahsan sarfraz24-Jan-11 0:15 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Short and effective solution Pinmembersign zala5-Nov-10 13:57 
GeneralReason for my vote of 1 Your posted solution does not work i... Pinmemberxzz01955-Nov-10 4:26 
GeneralReason for my vote of 4 It's good, helpful. PinmemberNirdeshSaini27-Oct-10 4:07 
GeneralReason for my vote of 4 Small and Powerfull... Piyush_mca@ya... Pinmemberpiyush2125-Oct-10 18:01 
GeneralReason for my vote of 1 What's new here ? Pinmemberrmiguel25-Oct-10 13:19 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Works as promised PinmemberGodOnlyKnows25-Oct-10 11:09 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Worked great Pinmemberbjreed22-Oct-10 7:51 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Good Job Pinmemberbarsham19-Oct-10 16:53 
GeneralReason for my vote of 1 Give Like this Tips Pinmemberkarthikvadugan19-Oct-10 2:34 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 A very useful regular expression tha... Pinmemberdannielley2k118-Oct-10 21:56 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 To be clear: do not type the quotes ... PinmemberEmile van Gerwen18-Oct-10 21:31 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Basic but powerfull PinmemberSohelElite18-Oct-10 20:44 
GeneralReason for my vote of 1 Poor PinmemberRomanoScuri18-Oct-10 20:41 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Really Useful one Pinmvpthatraja16-Oct-10 21:32 

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