StartsWith Post-processing function can be used in agents to set the 'true or 'false' value, where the fields start with or not either for character or for string respectively. For example, I have this scraping agent "StartsWith Function Example(Post-processing)" in my account and I want to make sure the field City start with Washington is 'true' or for other fields is 'false', using StartsWith Post-Processing function in the IsWashington City field which is created in the table for assigning the 'true' or 'false' value.
Edit the scraping agent by clicking on the
Add a new field name it something like me named it IsWashington City and selector will be same as for City field
Click on the
Add Post-Processingbutton to add the
StartsWithPost-processing function, the below dialog box will appear
Now ,enter the text as 'Washington' in Input parameter which compare to this field of the table and return the
truewhenever it matches else
Savethe function and the scraping agent configuration
And finally, re-run you agent to apply the changes.
After StartsWith Function
If you notice the screenshot below, the IsWashington City field is updated by
StartsWith Post-processing function.