How to extract email addresses from a text file using notepad++ with no coding at all

How to extract email addresses from a text file using notepad+

Given the following text file as input there are 3 easy steps to follow so that you can extract all email addresses contained inside the text.

Text containing email addresses

Text containing email addresses

1st Step – Find email addresses using regex match

Use the find & replace feature of notepad++

Find: (\b[A-Za-z0-9._%+-]+@[A-Za-z0-9.-]+\.[A-Za-z]{2,4}\b)
Replace: \r\n$&\r\n

find&replace

this adds and new line before and after each email address.

Email address in new line

Email address in new line

Step 2 – Mark email addresses and bookmark lines

Mark:  (\b[A-Za-z0-9._%+-]+@[A-Za-z0-9.-]+\.[A-Za-z]{2,4}\b)
have “Bookmark Line” checked.

bookmar-email-line

Step 3 – Remove unmarked lines

Search > Bookmark > Remove Unmarked Lines

Remove unmarked lines in Notepad++

Remove unmarked lines in Notepad++

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