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Replace - Function Summary


Replaces the search value with the replace value within the target series.


replace target search replace


target - Series that is being modified. (must be: series)

search - Value to be replaced.

replace - Value to replace with.


/all - Replace all occurrences.

/case - Case-sensitive replacement.


Searches target block or series for specified data and replaces it with data from the replacement block or series. Block elements may be of any datatype.

The /ALL refinement replaces all occurrences of the searched data in the target block or series.

    str: "a time a spec a target"
    replace str "a " "on "
    print str
    on time a spec a target

    replace/all str "a " "on "
    print str
    on time on spec on target

    fruit: ["apples" "lemons" "bananas"]
    replace fruit "lemons" "oranges"
    print fruit
    apples oranges bananas

    numbers: [1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9]
    replace numbers [4 5 6] ["four" "five" "six"]
    print numbers
    1 2 3 four five six 7 8 9


change - Changes a value in a series and returns the series after the change.
insert - Inserts a value into a series and returns the series after the insert.
remove - Removes value(s) from a series and returns after the remove.

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