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Very simply, I need to remove lines in a file that end with a :.

I've tried many things but have not managed it. I cannot even find the right search pattern.

example line:

anbdskjhd:

I would like to delete the line since it ends with a :.

Thanks for the help

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Unless the character is special, the command :g/:$/d (abbreviated from :global/:$/delete) should do it.

Perhaps you meant the line ends with ":", in which case simply change /:$/ to /":"$/ in either command.

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