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Hi

I'm trying to use RegEx to remove a tag by it's ID attribute. The actual HTML has already been cleaned up as I am formatting for export to Excel (so no need to point out that it's incorrect HTML!) - therefore, the example of what I am wanting to remove is as follows:


STUFF I WANT TO KEEP GOES HERE

<TABLE id=multiupdate width=*>
<TABLE>
<TR>
<TD style='border-style:solid;bor der-width:1px;'clas s=Title width=60>Invoic e No. </TD>
<TD></TD></TR></TABLE></TABLE>

STUFF I WANT TO KEEP CONTINUES HERE

I can make a RegEx patern that will match all table tags but I only want to match the ones with the id=multiupdate string in them.

Any guidance would be much appreciated!
Sep 12 '07 #1
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jhardman
3,406 Recognized Expert Specialist
What is the regEx you are using to match all tables? Maybe this will answer your question.

Jared
Sep 13 '07 #2
jhardman
3,406 Recognized Expert Specialist
On second thought, are you saying that your regex will break if there is a nested table? that would make sense. You might have to use something more complicated than a regEx.

Jared
Sep 16 '07 #3

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