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Posted on 2006-07-18
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Hi All,

I am trying to write a regular expression to match a string that begins with "(-" and ends with ")". Eg. (-0.21)
Does anyone know how to do this?

thanks in advance
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Hi asphead,

\(\-\d*\.\d*\)

Should do it.

Tim Cottee
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Perfect. Thanks Tim!
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