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I am trying to search in a web browser dates XX/XX/XXXX that are also links. I want to click them after and remove them from the array. This is all I have so far. Nothing shows up. What am I doing wrong?

ControlFocus ("Customer Center", "", "")

Local $aArray = StringRegExp('(..)/(..)/(....)', '(..)/(..)/(....)', $STR_REGEXPARRAYFULLMATCH)
For $i = 0 To UBound($aArray) - 1
    MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "RegExp Test with Option 2 - " & $i, $aArray[$i])
Next
 

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The first parameter needs to be the text to search, not the pattern!

Local $sHtml = ...      ; here grab html text containing dates in format 99/99/9999
Local $aArray = StringRegExp($sHtml, '(\d\d/\d\d/\d\d\d\d)', $STR_REGEXPARRAYFULLMATCH)
_ArrayDisplay($aArray)

 


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49 minutes ago, jchd said:

The first parameter needs to be the text to search, not the pattern!

Local $sHtml = ...      ; here grab html text containing dates in format 99/99/9999
Local $aArray = StringRegExp($sHtml, '(\d\d/\d\d/\d\d\d\d)', $STR_REGEXPARRAYFULLMATCH)
_ArrayDisplay($aArray)

 

Is there a way to grab the whole text of a webpage? The text im trying to gather is some sort of javascipt applet.

Edited by milkmoron

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I can't see well at this distance!

Can you post a link?


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Another excellent RegExp tutorial. Don't forget downloading your copy of up-to-date pcretest.exe and pcregrep.exe here
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PCRE v8.33 regexp documentation latest available release and currently implemented in AutoIt beta.

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I don't have recent experience with grabbing html from applets, lots of traps there. Wait until a more experienced users pops in.


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Another excellent RegExp tutorial. Don't forget downloading your copy of up-to-date pcretest.exe and pcregrep.exe here
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PCRE v8.33 regexp documentation latest available release and currently implemented in AutoIt beta.

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7 minutes ago, jchd said:

I don't have recent experience with grabbing html from applets, lots of traps there. Wait until a more experienced users pops in.

Okay I'm stuck on that part though. Do you know how to do an IF statement with IUI? Thats the only parts missing from my script so far. Should I make a new thread with a title specific to my new question?

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Never touched IUI, so yes you'd better start a new thread with an more explicit title for that.


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