How can I only select table data from a text file.

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Manav Divekar
Manav Divekar on 17 Oct 2021
Commented: Manav Divekar on 17 Oct 2021
Matlab users,
I have a question regarding selecting certain data from a text file. I only need the second column from the table and all the rows. I used importdata to import the text file. I do not need the text above the table. how can I neglect it and only focus on the table.
CprPuckView (V1.14)
Log start = 10/13/2021 8:30:25 AM
Fs = 250Hz
S/N = 0000000135
PUCK Firmware Version = 1.0
PUCK Calibration time = 8/29/2005 4:21:53 PM
Average values = OFF
Accelerometer (0.001 g) Force-sensor (grams) Depth (0.01 mm) EVENTS
986 120 0
981 -60 0
984 -60 0
986 -70 0
993 -70 0
997 -70 0
1000 -70 0
1005 -70 0
1005 -70 0
1000 -70 0
994 -60 0
992 -60 0
991 -80 0
992 -80 0
990 -60 0
994 -60 0
995 -60 0
995 -60 0
991 -60 0
986 -60 0
981 -50 0
976 -50 0

Answers (1)

Chunru
Chunru on 17 Oct 2021
a=readmatrix('G2_A.txt', 'NumHeaderLines',8)
a = 3238×3
986 120 0 981 -60 0 984 -60 0 986 -70 0 993 -70 0 997 -70 0 1000 -70 0 1005 -70 0 1005 -70 0 1000 -70 0

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