Extract text from string - email body.

  • 2 August 2021
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I receive messages from outsourcing phone answering services. They take a message and send me an email. I use a gmail filter to trigger a to-do zap and want to extract email text to populate contents of the to-do:


The email looks like this:



Looks like you’re in business! I’ve just taken a call and message for you. Check out the details below.

First name: "Ronald"

Last name: "McDonald"

Company name: ""

No phone number provided: false

Phone number: "+441234567890"

No email address provided: true

Message: "Caller would like to speak regarding breakfast."



I want to populate the title using Call back: Firstname Secondname - NUMBER


Is it possible to extract this information using the text tools in Z, and if so, how do i go about this?


Thanks in advance.

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Looks like you are trying to do email parsing.

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