Replaces occurrences of substring1 in a string with substring2,
in a specified scope. The search is case-sensitive. Function returns original string with replacements made.

replace(String, substring1, substring2 [, scope]) → returns String

Argument Reference for the replace function

Name Required Default Description
String Yes String to search
substring1 Yes Substring to find within string
substring2 Yes Substring to replace substring1 with
scope No one * one: replace the first occurrence
* all: replace all occurrences
  • one
  • all

Examples sample code invoking the replace function

Script Syntax

getVal = replace("ColdFUsion", "U", "u"); 

Expected Result: Expected Result: ColdFusion

Tag Syntax

getVal1 = replace("COldFusiOn", "O", "o", "ONE"); 

Expected Result: Expected Result: ColdFusiOn

Fork me on GitHub