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This page exists as a resource for '''Regular Expressions''' (also shortened as ''RegEx'' or ''RegExp'') frequently used in EditPlus. In order to learn more about the particulars of creating a regular expression in EditPlus, see [[regular expression syntax]]. Also note that [[Regular expression syntax#Operators and Syntax Not Supported in EditPlus|some standard regular expressions are currently not supported]].
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== Find A Specific HTML Tag ==
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Note: EditPlus only supports [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/POSIX POSIX]] Regular Expressions, not [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PCRE PCRE]] (Perl-Compatible Regular Expressions), which means there are no back-references, no look-aheads, no fancy quantifiers, and no convenient character group syntax]].  Just your basic ^, $, +, *, ?, [ ], [^ ], syntax.  Also note that +/* are always greedy.
<blink[a-zA-Z0-9]* [>]*>
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== See also ==
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*[[Search and Replace Tricks]]
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== External links ==
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*[http://www.regular-expressions.info/tutorial.html RegEx Tutorial]
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*[http://www.zytrax.com/tech/web/regex.htm Tech Stuff - Regular Expressions - User Guide]

Latest revision as of 01:40, 17 December 2013

This page exists as a resource for Regular Expressions (also shortened as RegEx or RegExp) frequently used in EditPlus. In order to learn more about the particulars of creating a regular expression in EditPlus, see regular expression syntax. Also note that some standard regular expressions are currently not supported.

Note: EditPlus only supports [POSIX] Regular Expressions, not [PCRE] (Perl-Compatible Regular Expressions), which means there are no back-references, no look-aheads, no fancy quantifiers, and no convenient character group syntax]]. Just your basic ^, $, +, *, ?, [ ], [^ ], syntax. Also note that +/* are always greedy.

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