TrimStart Post Processing Function

TrimStart Post-Processing Function can be used to trim the unwanted characters from starting value in our extracted field result. For example, We have this scraping agent "TrimStart Function Example(Post-Processing)" in our account and we want to trim the starting value from Phone field. So, We can use the TrimStart post-processing function to remove the starting unwanted characters in the particular field.





  1. Edit the scraping agent by clicking on the "Edit" tab,
  2. Go to the field Phone and click on the "Edit field" button,
  3. Now, Click on the "Add Post-Processing" button to add the TrimStart function, the below dialog box will appear

    dialog box
  4. Now, enter the input which you want to trim as 0 in Chars parameter
  5. Then "Save" the function and the scraping agent configuration
  6. And finally re-run your agent to apply the changes.

After TrimStart Function:

Now, If we look the latest result that the starting value 0 has been trimmed in Phone Field.