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Blocked Characters in JEMH regex

I am trying to write an expression to remove everything from the signature below and when I try to use the '.' (period) it tells me that it is a blocked character, is there another way to remove everything below the signature or can I un-blacklist the '.' (period).

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Hi John,

same request? Did you find a solution in the meanwhile?

In regex, '.' is a special token that means "any single character". If you are trying to match an actual period in the email content, try escaping it, e.g.


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