February 17th, 2010, 12:07 PM
Getting a Number From a String
OK I have some text which usually looks like this below
"Sometext Othertext (xxx# 1234567)"
I want to extract the number so using REGEXP just get "1234567" when I do the check against the string above. Any ideas?
Thx in advance.
February 17th, 2010, 01:12 PM
If those are the only digits then all you need is \d+. If not, append a (?=\)).
February 17th, 2010, 01:29 PM
How do you code that in PHP?
February 17th, 2010, 04:01 PM
Check out the manual page for [PHPNET="preg_match"]preg_match[/PHPNET]
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February 17th, 2010, 05:13 PM
Thx ........... worked like a charm