User Tools

Site Tools


action:Search_and_Replace

Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

action:Search_and_Replace [2017/09/07 06:00]
peternlewis created
action:Search_and_Replace [2017/09/07 22:44] (current)
peternlewis
Line 15: Line 15:
 Select the kind of search to run, from the //using// pop-up. Then enter the text to search for in the text area. Select the kind of search to run, from the //using// pop-up. Then enter the text to search for in the text area.
  
-Enter what to replace the found text with in the //and replace with// text area. Use the arrow at the right of the text area to select variables, clipboards and other tokens to enter in the text area.+Enter what to replace the found text with in the //and replace with// text area. Use the arrow at the right of the text area to select variables, clipboards and other tokens to enter in the text area.  The replacement text can refer to captured matches using either `$1` or `\1` notation (eg `%Calculate%CHARACTERS(\1)%` would be the count of characters in the first capture match (v8+)).
  
 Select where you want the result to be saved (back to the source, or to some other variable or clipboard or file). Select where you want the result to be saved (back to the source, or to some other variable or clipboard or file).
Line 48: Line 48:
  
 - [[https://​forum.keyboardmaestro.com/​search?​q=Search%20 Replace |Keyboard Maestro Forum topics about Search Replace]] - [[https://​forum.keyboardmaestro.com/​search?​q=Search%20 Replace |Keyboard Maestro Forum topics about Search Replace]]
- 
action/Search_and_Replace.txt ยท Last modified: 2017/09/07 22:44 by peternlewis