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Last updated May 13, 2024

RegEx Search

How RegEx search works

To use the RegEx search capabilities, a matching option needs to be included in the tag of the element you want to identify, as follows:

Option

Description

matching:<tag_name>=’regex’

Allows you to specify the target search tag, determined by the <tag_name> value.

<tag_name>='<regex_command>'

Allows you to specify the search pattern through the <regex_command> expression used to identify the <tag_name>.

Supported selector types

Currently, the RegEx search is supported by the following selector types:

Selector type

Support

<wnd>available
<html>available
<webctrl>available
<java>available
<ctrl>available
<uia>available
<sap>available
Tags which identify a process name. Example: <html app="firefox.exe">. not available

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