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When I use grep -o to search in multiple files, it outputs each result prefixed with the file name. How can I prevent this prefix? I want the results without the file names.

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    From man grep -h, --no-filename Suppress the prefixing of filenames on output when multiple files are searched. – rahul May 20 '15 at 14:29
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Use option -h.

-h, --no-filename
          Suppress the prefixing of file names on  output.   This  is  the
          default  when there is only one file (or only standard input) to
          search.

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