Search and replace operations on file content accross multiple files. Recursive operations within entire directory trees. FAR comes with support for regular expressions (regex) over multiple lines, automatic backup and various character encodings. Run grep like extractions to condense or rearrange sources, or perform bulk file renaming.
- Recursive search
- Regular expressions over multiple lines
- Simultaneous replacement operations on multiple files
- View matches, preview changes
- Bulk file renaming
- GREP like extraction
This can give you a dangerous feeling that you have looked for a string in and not found it when in fact the string really exists. In other words it has a few false negatives!