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Why does workflow RegularExpression Extract return a collection?

Question asked by stempb on May 17, 2017
Latest reply on May 18, 2017 by stempb

All I want to do is to extract the string of everything up to the first \ character.


So I came up with this as my regular expression.


But the extract action wants a collection for the result.    Why?   I can see a collection for a split but can't fathom why an extract would return a collection.


Is the an easier way to do this?


Say I have the string ABC\123


I want to return ABC   in a workflow action.