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Bulk "Find & Replace" Text in MySQL

Posted on 2011-03-15
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Hi,

In my Wordpress blog I have a picture in all my posts. I want to change it's current height from 500 to 400 so I want to replace in my MySQL database the text (height="500" with height="400")

WP Posts table in MySQL is : wp_posts
MySQL field where the text I want to replace is : post_content

Please let me know how I can do that.


Thanks for your help.
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This will do:

update wp_posts set post_content = replace(post_content,'height="500"','height="400"');

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Thank you so much. It worked!
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