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A wildcard character is a character that can substitute for one or more other characters.

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Selection by attribute string with wildcard as part of name in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have an attribute field in my file geodatabase (GDB) where I'm trying to select all records that contain an underbar in the string field. The issue is that the underbar is considered a SQL wildcard ...
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Combining wildcard command along with %s in where clause statement for ArcPy?

I am trying to write a script where the user can search for a five digit zipcode using an input statement and a search cursor. The zipcodes in the file though are nine characters long (i.e. xxxxx-xxxx)...
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Using multiple wildcards within iterator of ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I would like to know if it is possible to use multiple wildcards to select specific shapefiles when using the Iterate Feature Classes tool in ArcGIS ModelBuilder. I use this to select all shapes ...
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Parsing for numeric and character wildcards in a QGIS query

In an attribute table with a land use shapefile in my QGIS project there are complex combinations of numeric and alphabetic character. I wish to filter for a simple combination of numeric wildcards ...
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QuickOSM using wild cards on lines (rivers)

I'm trying to find all rivers with a name containing specific word (or part of it). F. ex. all 'Danube-' rivers, or 'Danu-', 'Dan-' and so. In another topic I've found useful query, which after ...
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Using wild cards in GRASS to remove files

I have a bunch of files on a GRASS location, all named temp_something, that I want to delete. I tried to use the g.remove tool using the multiple option and typing temp* in, but it doesn't work out, ...
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Wildcard for field in arcpy.GetParameterAsText

I have this parameters for my python script: import arcpy Layer1 = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(0) Tabela1 = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(1) Estado = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(2) Ano = arcpy....
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