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Search and Replace Characters in a memo

Posted on 2007-11-15
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Hi experts!

I have a memo which contains '*'  characters.

I need to search for those characters and replace them with a ',' character (comma)

Could you please help?

Thanks

ST3VO
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  Memo1.Text := StringReplace( Memo1.Text,'*',',',[rfReplaceAll]);
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by:Tomas Helgi Johannsson
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   Hi!

You could do it like this

procedure ReplaceText( var M : TMemo; strOLD, strNEW: string);
begin
  M := StringReplace(M.Lines.Text, strOLD, strNEW, [rfReplaceAll]);
end;

and call the function like
  ReplaceText(Memo1,'*',',');

Regards,
   Tomas Helgi

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Perfect Thanks!!!
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