Find Text

Searches and extracts a sub-string in a text.


  • Text Specifies the text expression to be search.

  • Start position Specifies the zero-based index of the first character in the string that is to be included in the extracted sub-string.

  • Find what Specifies the sub string to search for.

  • Find all Specifies whether to return all matched text.

  • Match case Specifies the searching is case-sensitive or not.

  • Use regular expression Specifies whether to use regular expression. With this option unchecked, you may also use wildcards such as asterisks (*) and question marks (?) in search string.

  • Populate variable with matched text Specifies a variable to hold the matched string.

  • Populate variable with next start position Specifies a variable to hold the next start position, the next start position is calculated by the follow formula:

    next start position=first occurrence position + size of matched string