Replace text Action(Power Automate Desktop)
Actions to search and replace text.
This function is similar to the SUBSTITUTE function in Excel.
How to use
Drag Replace text from Text onto the Workspace.
Text to parse/Text to find
Finds and replaces "Text to find" in "Text to parse".
If there are multiple matching texts, all will be replaced.
Use regular expressions for find and replace
If ON, the text to be searched is treated as a regular expression.
There are a wide variety of regular expressions, but the following are typical ones that are used frequently.
As an example, the string "aB1C2dE" is parsed.
|Regular expression||Description||Results (Red text area.)|
|B.*2||Starts with a B and ends with a 2.||aB1C2dE|
When turned on, searches are performed without distinction.
Specifies the text to be replaced.
Activate escape sequence
Specifies whether to use special characters in the text to be replaced.
Typical examples are as follows.
|Special characters||Result when ON|
The replaced text is stored.