If you're a Premium member of the lynda.com Training Library or if you're watching this tutorial on a disc, then you will have access to the exercise files that are used throughout this title. The exercise files for this title are arranged by chapter and by movie, and you can find the exercise files that correspond to the movie that you're watching by first looking for the chapter number and then the movie number. Many of the exercise files will include a file called demo.txt. These files contain the text and regular expressions that I demonstrate in the tutorials. Some will also include other text files that are used as assets during the tutorial.
It is always a good idea to make a copy of these files so that you still have the original to refer back to if you make changes. The only software that you will need for this tutorial is a regular expression engine of some kind. In Chapter 1, we'll talk about the available options and set up a regular expression engine that we can work with. The engine that I will be using is also included in the free exercise files to all members. If you're a Monthly or Annual subscriber to lynda.com, you will not have the exercise files that are accompanied with this tutorial, but you can follow along with me. Most of the exercise files we will create during the tutorials, so as long as you continue to work along with me, your files will mirror what is in the exercise files.
You will not, however, have the text assets, but you can substitute your own text or find a copy of the same text in public domain. Remember, you can pause the movie or rewind if you need more time to copy something down.
Get unlimited access to all courses for just $25/month.Become a member
82 Video lessons · 101837 Viewers
61 Video lessons · 88587 Viewers
71 Video lessons · 72405 Viewers
56 Video lessons · 104101 Viewers
Access exercise files from a button right under the course name.
Search within course videos and transcripts, and jump right to the results.
Remove icons showing you already watched videos if you want to start over.
Make the video wide, narrow, full-screen, or pop the player out of the page into its own window.
Your file was successfully uploaded.