Solved

Reg Exp - pulling number from string and spave

Posted on 2011-02-24
1
343 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Hello -

I need a regular expression that will let me pull the number 123456 from the following string, 'SO#123456 P5'. I need to make sure the space trailing after 123456 is not included with the pulled number.

Regular Expressions

Thanks.
0
Comment
Question by:DTwined
1 Comment
 
LVL 92

Accepted Solution

by:
Patrick Matthews earned 500 total points
ID: 34972355
This will pull in the first set of 1 or more consecutive digits:

\d+
0

Featured Post

Maximize Your Threat Intelligence Reporting

Reporting is one of the most important and least talked about aspects of a world-class threat intelligence program. Here’s how to do it right.

Join & Write a Comment

by Batuhan Cetin Regular expression is a language that we use to edit a string or retrieve sub-strings that meets specific rules from a text. A regular expression can be applied to a set of string variables. There are many RegEx engines for u…
Whatever be the reason, if you are working on web development side,  you will need day-today validation codes like email validation, date validation , IP address validation, phone validation on any of the edit page or say at the time of registration…
Learn how to match and substitute tagged data using PHP regular expressions. Demonstrated on Windows 7, but also applies to other operating systems. Demonstrated technique applies to PHP (all versions) and Firefox, but very similar techniques will w…
Explain concepts important to validation of email addresses with regular expressions. Applies to most languages/tools that uses regular expressions. Consider email address RFCs: Look at HTML5 form input element (with type=email) regex pattern: T…

760 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now