How can i extract date in arabic and replace

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How can i extract date in arabic and replace

Postby support1 » Sat Feb 04, 2006 9:43 pm

Hi all,
i have MAC arabic text which has date strings like 05/11/1426 but when converted to UTF8 using the filter "MacArabic to UTF8" everything is converted, except i find the date string above is converted as 5111426, the "/" being stripped, how can i retain the above date string.Please Help

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Postby DataMystic Support » Mon Feb 06, 2006 10:29 am

You could use the EasyPattern

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[ capture(day), capture(monthnumber), capture(4 digits) ]

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