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Erase HTTP and HTTPS URLs from text


newStr = eraseURLs(str)



newStr = eraseURLs(str) erases HTTP and HTTPS URLs from the elements of str.


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Erase the URL from the text in str.

str = "For more information, see";
newStr = eraseURLs(str)
newStr = 
"For more information, see "

Input Arguments

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Input text, specified as a string array, character vector, or cell array of character vectors.

Example: ["An example of a short sentence."; "A second short sentence."]

Data Types: string | char | cell

Output Arguments

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Output text, returned as a string array, a character vector, or cell array of character vectors. str and newStr have the same data type.

Introduced in R2017b