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How to put wildcard characters in a string?

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So im making a script that organizes TV shows. i have figured most of it out but im trying to find the portion of the title that contains the Season number and Episode number. (ie S01E13)

is there and easy way to search for the "S" and "E" in a string with any 2 random numbers in between them and after the "E"?

 

here is what i tried just as a very wild guess:

Func FindSeasonEpisode($FileName)
    $result = StringInStr($FileName, "S**E**")
    ConsoleWrite($result & @CRLF)
EndFunc

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Please have a look at StringRegExp.


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to be completely honest water, i would like to use stringregexp but i cant figure it out for the life of me.
if i had an example of how i would use it in this situation then i could probably mess with it enough to do more elaborate things but for now, tester123's solution works for me.
 
 
if you dont mind water, i would really like to see how i would use that function in my situation. if its not too much of a hassle.

 

@tester123 ty ty. this is what i was looking for :)

 

EDIT: tried the d but im getting a 0 for my results with StringInStr. when i do StringRegExp with the d's i get a 1 which is a match but how do i get the position like i do with StringInStr??

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