txt 2 re
knowing is obsolete :: regular expression generator (perl php python java javascript coldfusion c c++ ruby vb vbscript j# c# c++.net vb.net)
 
 
 
Enter the string that you want to use a regular expression on:
1
   
 
Select the elements that you want to extract to run regular expression generator:
2
4
c 4
d4
2
c 2
2
day2
int42
_
 _
ws_
4
c 4
d4
3
c 3
d3
day3
int
< Source String
What to click?  extract any integer in this position
extract this integer (2006) in this position
 
3VB6 regular expression program that extracts the selected elements from the entered string:
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' URL that generated this code:
' http://txt2re.com/index-vb6.php3?s=42%2043&2&-10&-6

Private Sub Command1_Click()
  Dim txt As String
  txt ="42 43"

  Dim re1 As String
  re1 =".*?"	'Non-greedy match on filler
  Dim re2 As String
  re2 ="(2)"	'Any Single Digit 1
  Dim re3 As String
  re3 ="( )"	'Any Single Character 1
  Dim re4 As String
  re4 ="(\d+)"	'Integer Number 1

  Dim r As New RegExp
  r.Pattern = re1+re2+re3+re4
  r.IgnoreCase = True
  Dim m As MatchCollection
  Set m = r.Execute(txt)
  If m.Item(0).SubMatches.Count > 0 Then
      Dim d1
      d1=m.Item(0).SubMatches.Item(0)
      Dim c1
      c1=m.Item(0).SubMatches.Item(1)
      Dim int1
      int1=m.Item(0).SubMatches.Item(2)
      MsgBox("("+d1+")"+"("+c1+")"+"("+int1+")"+"")
  End If
End Sub

'-----
' To run this code:
' .Start Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0.
' .On the File menu, click New Project.
' .Click Standard Exe in the New Project dialog box, and then click OK.
' .On the Project menu, click References.
' .Double-click Microsoft VBScript Regular Expressions 5.5, and then click OK.
'   (If you can't find this option, download "Microsoft Windows Script 5.6"
'     from Microsoft)
' .In the toolbox, double-click CommandButton.
' .Double-click Command1 to open the Code window.
' .Paste the code above into the Command1_Click event handler:
'-----
 
 
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