REPLACECHARS

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Action

Replace all occurrences of a character in a string by a different character.

 

 

Syntax

REPLACECHARS  string , old,new

 

 

Remarks

string

A string variable.

old

A character or byte with the ASCII value of the character to search for.

new

A character of byte with the ASCII value with the new value.

 

When we have a string with a content of : "abcdefabc" and we want to replace the "a" by an "A" we can use :

Replacechars string , "a" , "A"

 

All occurrences are replaced.

 

 

See also

INSTR , MID , CHARPOS , DELCHAR , INSERTCHAR , DELCHARS

 

 

Example

$regfile = "m644def.DAT"
$hwstack = 24                                               'default use 32 for the hw stack
$swstack = 24                                               ' default use 10 for the SW stack
$framesize = 24                                             ' default use 40 for the frame
 
Dim Textout As String * 22
Dim Var As String * 1
 
Textout = "abcdefabdef"
Replacechars Textout , "a" , "A"
Print Textout
 
Var = "e"
Replacechars Textout , Var , "A"
Print Textout
 
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