What We're Working On
over 2 years ago

Regular Expressions

Frequently we are wanting to use regular expressions to verify that a page loaded correctly.    It would be quite useful if instead of looking for a specific string on a page, that we could instead look for something using a standard regular expression and even better if the result of that expression could be displayed in the gui and possibly the alert.

  • This would be a good feature to have built in. You can, however, write your own page scrapers in Powershell. I've been doing this more and more because of the flexibility it gives with outputting more meaningful results into the message of the component.

  • Why has this not been implemented already? It seems like an obvious and basic feature for any tool that claims to provide text matching.