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Finding a Holidays Set

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You can search for a specific holidays set, using either its unique internal ID, or its name, using part of its name or regular expressions.


From inside the holidays manager, click on the Find button located on the holidays sets toolbar, as shown on the right.


The Find Dialog


The Find Dialog then appears, and you can search for a particular holidays set by selecting Holidays Set, at the top left of the dialog.



Look for


Depending on the option selected for Look for:


If searching for an ID, then there are no further search settings, as every holidays set ID is unique. Although one rarely refers to a holidays set its numerical ID, being able to find a holidays set based on its ID is useful when using some macro functions, such as IsHolidayForSet.

You can refine the search by specifying that the search should be case sensitive, limited to whole words, or that it should use regular expressions.



When searching for a holidays set, the search is always Everywhere.




After you click on the Find button, the results of a search for part of a name are displayed at the bottom of the search dialog, with the searched for term being highlighted.



If you are searching for an ID, and a holidays set of that ID is found, then the matching holidays set is selected in the tree-view list of holidays sets.


See also: finding recurring holidays, finding one-time-dates and regular expressions.


Topic 174020, last updated on 18-Apr-2020