Regular Expressions (Visual Studio)

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Regular Expressions (Visual Studio) allow you to find and replace patterns of text. For more information see the Visual Studio Docs.

You can type regular expressions directly or you can use the Insert > Regular Expression (Visual Studio)... button, which shows this dialog window:



  • For the Visual Studio IDE, Regular Expressions (Visual Studio) are only available in Visual Studio 2010. They were deprecated in Visual Studio 2012, being replaced by Regular Expressions (.NET).

See Also:


Regular Expressions (.NET)