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    C# Regex General Help


    I wish to extract the two sections of data inbetween the curly braces from the following code:

    "Links" : [


    "Title" : "Food House", "Url" : "http://foodhouse.com/"



    "Title" : "Foo Foo", "Url" : "http://foofoo.com/"



    Such that I would have 2 pieces of data:

    "Title" : "Food House", "Url" : "http://foodhouse.com/"


    "Title" : "Foo Foo", "Url" : "http://foofoo.com/"

    I have tried the following code:

    Match match = Regex.Match(links.InnerText, "\"Links\" : \\[ \\{ (.+) \\} \\]");
    MatchCollection matches = Regex.Matches(match.Value, "\\{ (.+) \\}");

    but it doesn't seem to work.

    Any suggestions?
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    There are presumably newlines in your data exactly the way you have newlines in your output here. By default, the dot character does not match newlines, you usually have to add a flag of some kind ("m" in perl and PHP).

    This appears to be a standard encoding scheme, possibly JSON? Maybe you can just use C#'s built in parsing.

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