Regex.Match Method (String, Int32, Int32)

Searches the input string for an occurrence of a regular expression with a specified input string starting position and input string length.

Namespace: System.Text.RegularExpressions
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

Public Function Match ( _
	input As String, _
	beginning As Integer, _
	length As Integer _
) As Match
Dim instance As Regex
Dim input As String
Dim beginning As Integer
Dim length As Integer
Dim returnValue As Match

returnValue = instance.Match(input, beginning, length)
public Match Match (
	String input, 
	int beginning, 
	int length
public function Match (
	input : String, 
	beginning : int, 
	length : int
) : Match



The string to be tested for a match.


The character position in the input string at which to begin the search.


The number of characters in the substring to include in the search.

Return Value

A regular expression Match object.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0