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Introduction to Regular Expressions
Location and Pricing
Most Accelebrate courses are delivered as private, customized, on-site training at our clients' locations worldwide for groups of 3 or more attendees and are custom tailored to their specific needs. Please visit our client list to see organizations for whom we have delivered private in-house training. These courses can also be delivered as live, private online classes for groups that are geographically dispersed or wish to save on the instructor's or students' travel expenses. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private training at your site or online, please contact us.
Regular Expressions Training Objectives
Regular Expressions Training Outline
Introducing Regular Expressions
Understanding the Need
How Regular Expressions Are Used
So What Exactly Is a Regular Expression?
Using Regular Expressions
Before You Get Started
Matching Literal Text
Matching Any Characters
Matching Special Characters
Matching Sets of Characters
Matching One of Several Characters
Using Character Set Ranges
"Anything But" Matching
Matching Whitespace Characters
Matching Specific Character Types
Using POSIX Character Classes
How Many Matches?
Preventing Over Matching
Using Word Boundaries
Defining String Boundaries
Grouping with Subexpressions
Matching with Backreferences
Performing Replace Operations
Looking Ahead and Behind.
Combining Lookahead and Lookbehind
Why Embed Conditions?
No prior experience is presumed.
All Regular Expressions training students receive a copy of Sam's Teach Yourself Regular Expressions in 10 Minutes and related courseware.
Software needed for each student PC: