string.replace()

Replaces occurrences of substring1 in a string with substring2, in a specified scope. The search is case-sensitive.

string.replace( substring=any, replacement=any, scope=string )

Returns: String

Argument Description
substring
any, required

Substring for which to search.

Optionally pass a Struct with key/value pairs to do a replace all

Alias: sub1, find, substring1

replacement
any, optional

Substring with which to replace the found matches.

This arg is required if the substring1 arg is a string

Alias: sub2, repl, substring2

scope
string, optional

scope for the execution:

  • one (default): replaces only the first occurrence
  • all: replaces all occurrences

Examples

str = "Lucee";
res = str.replace("U","U","all");
writeDump(res);
res = str.replace("l","l","all");
writeDump(res);
res = str.replace("L","","all");
writeDump(res);
res = str.replace("Lucee","I Love Lucee");
writeDump(res);

See also