1 Reply Latest reply on Feb 3, 2017 12:54 PM by try67

    Finding phrases for redaction across page breaks


      Acrobat Pro XI


      I need to create a regular expression to redact text in PDF documents that is between double square brackets ([[ and ]]).  I've added a set to the SearchRedactPattern.xml file with the following value for regEx:




      This successfully finds instances of bracketed text, except for one condition: when the text spans a page break.  I've tried adding other characters to the ones to be searched, and expanded the expression to




      with no change in behavior.


      Is there some kind of hidden special character code or expression that can include whatever represents a page break in a PDF, that can be added to my expression?