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Regex How-To

Stable version 1.0.0 (Compatible with OutSystems 11)
Uploaded on 04 October 2020 by 
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Regex How-To


This documentation will guide you how to use this component according to your goals:

  • How to use regex expressions in OutSystems
    • Access the screen screen actions OnClick_TestClient and OnClick_TestServer to learn how to match or replace expressions using RegEx both on client side and server side, respectively.
  • Test regex expressions
    • Select options Find or Find and Replace if you're looking for a match or for replacing a pattern;
    • Insert the target text in the Text expression input;
    • Insert your matching pattern in Find pattern input;
    • Insert the text to be inserted in the place of the pattern in Replacement pattern input (only available for Find and Replace option)
  • Validate your most common scenarios for Regular expressions
    • Click the scenario you are looking for from the right column
    • Change your target text in the Text expression input and Test;