Although such a program is easy to write in any programming language (including a macro in MS Excel), the real command line freak downloads sed for Windows (a Unix uitility originally) from http://gnuwin32.sourceforge.net/packages/sed.htm and uses that.
I'm a complete noob. but am in desperate need of a batch file which will truncate all lines within a text file: 40 characters from the left.
.. and if possible, to allow me to designate the directory path?
As an example
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