Save search strings

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bburns
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Save search strings

Post by bburns » Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:20 pm

I frequently have to use regex in my searches to perform cleanup routines on files. While I know I could write some XSL to do this, it seems like allowing users to save query strings in the Find/Replace functionality would solve the problem and be a bit more elegant solution.
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adrian
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Re: Save search strings

Post by adrian » Tue Nov 05, 2019 6:53 pm

Hello,

We already have a feature request for this on our issue tracking tool. I've added your vote and mentioned your use case.
For future reference it is issue EXM-21462.

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Adrian
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flandece
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Re: Save search strings

Post by flandece » Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:25 pm

Was this feature request ever implemented? I can't find anything that make this possible in Author 22.1. I have a similar need. I have a universal find and replace that I want to save and make available for all users. Is there any way to make this possible? Possibly with a code template?

Regards,

Flandece

Radu
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Re: Save search strings

Post by Radu » Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:56 am

Hi Flandece,

I'm sorry but we do not yet have such a feature available. If you can tell us more about your use case, I can add it on the opened issue.
How about if you create custom XML Refactoring scripts based on XSLT?

https://www.oxygenxml.com/doc/versions/ ... tools.html

Regards,
Radu
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