Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

_regex ( _pText ; _pExpr )

Uses regular expressions to find matching strings in a text.

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Wilhelm Werner   Wilhelm Werner

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  Sample input:
_regex("abc1 abc11 abc21 abc32"; "abc[1|2]{2}")
  Sample output:

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

_regex generates a list of matching strings found in a text. Regular expressions are used as provided by the Base Elements plugin (v.3.2 or higher).



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