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simple format - 2603 entries

make it look better.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 52
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 12466 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 41
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 24475 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 33
  • Number of attempts: 1
Box it - 2398 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 1
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1558 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 1
Remove quotes after first field - 67 entries

Remove the quotes around each field except for the first field.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 3
One to Ten - 849 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 1
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 1456 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 753 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 7
Join 'em - 95 entries

This shouldn't be too tough

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 1
Tables, Functions, Sprocs - 47 entries

In order to load some scripts into my database in the correct order I need to load tables first (t_), then functions (fn_), then stored procedures (sp_). The order of the t_ lines and the order of the sp_ lines should also match. Reorder the lines so they will load correctly.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 9087 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 1
Words in parens - 10940 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
ninja substitution - 424 entries

How can you reuse a previous substitution ?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 6
Com(m)a Trouble - 1619 entries

Someone was real stupid when placing his commas. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 1
Reorder the groups - 232 entries

Change the order so that the groups of fruit come before the vegetables.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 11590 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 3
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