Regular Expression – Tools

Background

Wanted to list a couple of products that one can use to quickly try our Regular Expressions against a text dataset.

Online Tools

Regular Expression Tester

  1. Dan’s Tools
    • Regex Testing
  2. gskinner
    • Regexr.com

 

In Depth

Dan’s Tools

Regex Testing

Outline

  1. Launch a web browser
  2. Sojourn to https://www.regextester.com/ ( Link )
  3. Paste Test String
  4. Paste Regular Expression
  5. Matches are auto-highlighted

 

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gskinner

Regex Testing

Outline

  1. Launch a web browser
  2. Sojourn to https://www.regexr.com/ ( Link )
  3. Paste Test String
  4. Paste Regular Expression
  5. Matches are auto-highlighted

 

Image

 

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