Extract specific text from email Body

I want to extract the body of an email that is in a table form(shown below) and take only the Hour values…any suggestions? (not data scraping preferably)

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first read the mail using mail activities so that you can get mail body right store it in a string variable then use regex to get the hours. if it is possible provide some sample data so that we can help out more and easily

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@kalyanDev When I output the string into a text file it looks like this: (except there are more spaces between lines sometimes…
Charge Codes:

Hours:

WAM 1 (General Overhead):

9

WAM 2 (General Training):

2

WAM 3 (Holiday):

3

WAM 4 (Jury Duty):

0

First Last Name

As we can see that they are in order after save it into a string, you can use a regex to keep value only.

@raymondhui I am quite new to regex…what would be a sample regex that would work for just extracting the values…also what activity/activities would i need to add to use regex

Hi @kalyanDev
Use ismatch activity

(?=WAM1).*?(?=(General overhead):slight_smile:
Thanks
Ashwin.S

But here the case hours are there down to the charge code if we use ismatch how can we get hours

Hi Use this

“^[\d]”

Thanks
Ashwin.S

Hi ,in regex we will use this syntax only and we have implemented in regex easily and we got thanks for advice