@Replacesubstring In Lotusscript

LotusScript function to emulate @ReplaceSubstring - Handy for web agents. Function ReplaceSubstring( sourceStr...

As String, findStr As String, replaceStr As String) As String Dim replaceLen As Integer Dim nextFound As Integer Dim startPos As Integer replaceLen = Len(replaceStr) startPos = 1 nextFound = Instr( sourceStr, findStr) If nextFound = 0 Then 'source string does not contain find string so nothing to do - return source string as is ReplaceSubstring = sourceStr Exit Function End If While Not nextFound = 0 ' Replace all occurrances of find string with replace string ReplaceSubstring = ReplaceSubstring + Mid$( sourceStr, startPos, nextFound-startPos) + replaceStr startPos = nextFound + replaceLen nextFound = Instr( startPos, sourceStr, findStr) Wend If startPos < Len( sourceStr) Then ' don't forget the stuff at the end of source string ReplaceSubstring = ReplaceSubstring + Right$( sourceStr, Len( sourceStr) - startPos + 1) End If End Function Example Usage: Print "[/" + ReplaceSubstring(db.FilePath, "\", "/") + "/LookupView/" + doc.UniversalID + "?EditDocument]"

This was first published in November 2000

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