WebSocketMessage ExtractFromEnd Method (ExtractionCursor, String, String, ActionType)C# API
Extracts text from the message, starting from the end. Everything between (but not including) the specified after and before string objects will be returned. If either value cannot be found, an empty string will be returned.

Namespace: Facilita.Web
Assembly: clrWebBrowser (in clrWebBrowser.dll) Version: (

public string ExtractFromEnd(
	ExtractionCursor cursor,
	string after,
	string before,
	ActionType failAction


Type: Facilita.Native ExtractionCursor
An ExtractionCursor object to store the success/failure of the action, and the index in the message at which the match was found.
Type: System String
This text is searched for in the message content, and the returned string starts immediately before this text occurs in the content.
Type: System String
This text is searched for in the message content after the after text has been found, and the returned string ends immediately after this text occurs in the content.
Type: Facilita.Fc.Runtime ActionType
The action to take if the text cannot be found.

Return Value

The extracted text, or an empty string if the extract failed.

Information about the success/failure of this method will be stored in the ExtractionCursor object passed.

The following example demonstrates extracting text from a WebSocket message
using (WebSocketMessage webSocket_message = Get<WebSocketMessageQueue>("webSocketMessageQueue").GetNextMessage(TimeSpan.FromSeconds(60)))
       ExtractionCursor cursor = new ExtractionCursor();

    // extract the value from the HTML text 
    // <input type="text" name="f_customer" size="32" maxlength="32" value="Joe Smith"> 
    string extractedText = webSocket_message.ExtractFromEnd(

    if (cursor.Succeeded)
        WriteMessage(string.Format("The value {0} was found at position {1}", extractedText, cursor.Index));
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