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Re^5: Editing just one column in a fileby BrowserUk (Pope)
|on Nov 30, 2011 at 21:12 UTC||Need Help??|
Because $, is the character used when you give a list of values to the print statement, but you've used '.'s.
Ie. You're giving the print statement a single (concatenated) value, therefore the item separator is never used.
This might achieve your goal:
but "three blank columns" is a very nebulous concept.
Update: FTR, I might code that as:
With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
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