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shawnmstout

_StringBetween - Please Help

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i have tried everything to get this to work, for some reason its not searching in between, im using the ComputerInfo and trying to strip out whats needed for the service and dependancies

here is what one of the lines look like

//SERVER/root/cimv2:Win32_Service.Name="Browser"

im trying to strip it down to Browser

since it didnt really have an end on it other than " i added a string to it

here is an example

$toBeEditedAdd = $DependantService[$i][0] & "BLAH"

$toBeEdited = _StringBetween($tobeEditedAdd, 'Name="', '"BLAH')

MsgBox(0,"",$toBeEdited)

please help me with this, i am at my wits end, i have tried everything and the only thing i have got back was a 0 or nothing

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shawnmstout,

If you were to read the help file page for _StringBetween, you will see:

"Success: A 0 based $array[0] contains the first found string".

All will work correctly if you read the value from the array:

#Include <string.au3>

$toBeEditedAdd = '//SERVER/root/cimv2:Win32_Service.Name="Browser"'

$toBeEdited = _StringBetween($tobeEditedAdd, '"', '"')

MsgBox(0,"",$toBeEdited[0])

You also do not need to add a BLAH - as you can see. :)

M23


Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind._______My UDFs:

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ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area

 

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omg, i have been fighting this for hours, i read the tutorial many times through, just didnt think it was a array response, ok thanks man

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