Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

ExtractTableCell ( HTML ; cellNumber )

Returns the contents of the specified cell in HTML table.

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  Sample input:
ExtractTableCell (
"<html>
<body>
<table>
<tr>
<td>Cell A</td>
<td>Cell B</td>
</tr>
</body>
</html>"
;
2 )
  Sample output:
Cell B

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

Returns the contents of the specified cell in HTML table. Cells are counted from the beginning of the HTML code, ignoring table and row declarations.

For example, if the HTML code contains two tables of 2 rows by 3 columns each, cellNumber 8 refers to the cell in the first row, second column of the second table.

This function is not recursive.

 

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