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Old January 3rd, 2005, 09:31 PM
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Default Search certain charactor/ symbol in my string

Hi,
i wish to search certain character/ symbol in a string and replace it with other character/symbol.
Can any1 here provide me the syntax to search certain character/ symbol thru a string? The codes below cant be use together... it onli run the later command...

     StrInput=tbInPut.Text.Replace("NET","")
     StrInput=tbInPut.Text.Replace("-", "()" )

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There is nothing wrong with the search and replace.
You are trying to save two different values in the same variable.Defaultly, the last value is saved.
So, try using another variable name for storing the second one.
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You have to do the same way you are doing and for second replace instead of tbInPut.Text.Replace give strInput.Replace so that first replaced string will also be retained.
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Hi life_s Ng,
You should change your codes as follow:

StrInput = tbInPut.Text
StrInput = StrInput.Replace("Net","")
StrInput = StrInput.Replace("-","()")
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