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Detect and replace in a String

Posted on 2003-03-05
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looking for a bit of code that would find all of "Teh" and replace it with "The"
(and no i dont need a spell checker)
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by:jjardine
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Replace(string,find,replacewith[,start[,count[,compare]]])

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YourString = Replace (YourString,"teh","the")
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by:aelatik
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StringReplaced = Replace("The string to search in", "Teh", "The")
MsgBox StringReplaced
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aelatik earned 400 total points
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OK, these method will cause problems with words containing
'Teh', use the following function to avoid that problem.


Private Sub Form_Load()
MsgBox CheckForThe("Teh word to split is here in Teheran")
End Sub
Function CheckForThe(StringToCheck As String)
    WordArray = Split(StringToCheck, " ")
        For Each Word In WordArray
            If Word = "Teh" Then Word = "The"
            Result = Result & Word & " "
            CheckForThe = Result
        Next
End Function

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by:gthgb
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overkill :) thanks
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