Replace$ Function

Syntax:

Replace[$](S$, Pat$, Rep$, [Index], [Count])

Group:

String

Description:

 

Replace Pat$ with Rep$ in S$.

 

Parameter

Description

S$

This string value is searched. Replacements are made in the string returned by Replace.

Pat$

This string value is the pattern to look for.

Rep$

This string value is the replacement.

Index

This numeric value is the starting index in S$. Replace(S,Pat,Rep,N) is equivalent to Replace(Mid(S,N),Pat,Rep). If this is omitted use 1.

Count

This numeric value is the maximum number of replacements that will be done. If this is omitted use -1 (which means replace all occurrences).

 

See Also:

InStr( ), InStrRev( ), Left$( ), Len( ), Mid$( ), Right$( ).

 

Example:


Sub Main
  Debug.Print Replace$("abcabc","b","B") '"aBcaBc"
  Debug.Print Replace$("abcabc","b","B",,1) '"aBcabc"
  Debug.Print Replace$("abcabc","b","B",3) '"caBc"
  Debug.Print Replace$("abcabc","b","B",9) '""
End
Sub